BusinessWeek economic journalist presents “What’s Next for the Economy?” March 25 and 26
Michael Mandel, award winning economic journalist, author, and chief economist at BusinessWeek, will make two regional appearances in southeast Georgia next week.
Tuesday, March 25, Mandel will present ‘What’s Next for the Economy?” at 6:30 p.m. at the Coastal Georgia Center, 305 Fahm Street in Savannah. His presentation is free of charge and open to the public.
He will speak at Georgia Southern University on the same topic the following day, Wednesday, March 26, in the College of Information Technology, room 1004, starting at 11 a.m. Again, his talk is free of charge and open to the public. Mandel’s appearance is sponsored by McGraw Hill Irwin, which publishes BusinessWeek.
Mandel, who received his PhD in economics from Harvard, was named ‘Best Economic Journalist” by the World Leadership Forum in 2007. As the chief economist, Mandel formulates the coverage of economic policy for BusinessWeek. He has also written several books on economic policy. His latest, “Rational Exuberance,” was released in 2004.
Mandel’s presentation, ‘What’s Next for the Economy,” will explore the shape of the economy today and then forecast what economic trends may be seen in the future. This event is hosted by The School of Economic Development in the College of Business Administration.