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Prospects for Growth in Uncertain Times

18th Annual Economic Forecast Oct. 25

Oct. 15, 2012

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Andrew J. Cecere

What/Who:

How will the upcoming presidential election and global events affect the state, local and national economy? Economists Anil Puri and Mira Farka will discuss these issues and present forecasts for business growth, housing and other economic issues during the 18th annual Economic Forecast Conference sponsored by Cal State Fullerton's Mihaylo College of Business and Economics and the Orange County Business Council. Joining them will be Andrew J. Cecere, vice chairman and chief financial officer of U.S. Bancorp.

When:

Thursday, Oct. 25
11 a.m. to 1:45 p.m.

Where:

Hyatt Regency Irvine, 17900 Jamboree Road, Irvine, 92614

Cost:

Individuals — $150, tables of 10 — $1,250.
Sponsorships available. To register, visit the website.

Background:

Anil Puri, dean of Mihaylo College of Business and Economics and co-director of the Institute for Economic and Environmental Studies, has provided economic forecasts twice a year for 18 years and led the institute in numerous studies and policy advice on economic and environmental issues.

Before joining CSUF, Mira Farka, research associate for the college's Institute for Economic and Environmental Studies, worked on Wall Street as a research consultant and as an economist with Deutsche Bank in New York, where she was responsible for designing economic and statistical models to forecast currency rates, stock returns and macroeconomic indicators.

Andrew J. Cecere has been vice chairman and chief financial officer for U.S. Bancorp since 2007. Previously, he served as a vice chairman of wealth management for U.S. Bancorp, a position he held since 2001. He joined the company in 1985.

More Info:

Call Ginny Pace at 562-346-4704 or Leslie Dods at 949-794-7241.

Media Contact:

Pamela McLaren, 657-278-4852 

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