CMTA Conversations: Lies, Damned Lies and Economic Forecasts
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When: Thursday, August 29, 2019
11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Where: Mayfair Park, 5720 Clark Avenue
Sierra Room
Lakewood, California  90712
United States

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Speaker: Kevin Webb, CFA
Kevin Webb is constantly seeking sleep-adjusted returns in a sleepless world. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of both the CFA Institute and Global Association of Risk Professionals.

Mark Twain quipped that there are "Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics". That is a common sentiment concerning forecasts as well. This session provides a framework for thinking about economic forecasts along with a way to visualize them. Using historical economic forecasts, economic data, The Iliad and Hurricanes this session will take Twain's quip and help you navigate the "Lies, Damned Lies and Economic Forecasts". No economists were harmed in the preparation of this talk...

Cost: FREE to CMTA members, $30 for non-members

Lunch will  be provided courtesy of:


Parking: large parking lot where you can enter from either South Street or Fidler Avenue. The location is right on the corner of Clark and South Street.


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