Graphs and Laughs: The Post-Election Update

with Elliot Eisenberg, PhD., the Bowtie Economist

You are invited to a Fidelity Bank exclusive event featuring the Bowtie Economist, Elliot Eisenberg, PhD. Dr. Eisenberg is an internationally acclaimed economist and public speaker specializing in making the arcana and minutia of economics fun, relevant and educational.

Attendees will laugh out loud, find humor and understanding of this typically dense topic. Dr. Eisenberg will speak to the economic factors important to your business including the strengths and weaknesses of Minnesota’s economy, the Republican tax-cuts, the mid-term elections and our fiscal condition in 2019 and beyond.

At the end the presentation, there will be an opportunity to network with other business executives during the social hour.

Date: Thursday, November 15
Time: 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Location:
Golden Valley Country Club
7001 Golden Valley Rd
Golden Valley, MN 55427

Agenda:
3:00 – 3:30 | Check-in / Registration
3:30 – 4:45 |  Speaker + Q&A
4:45 – 6:00 |  Social Hour

About The Speaker

Elliot Eisenberg headshot 2018

Elliot Eisenberg, Ph.D. is an internationally acclaimed economist and public speaker specializing in making economics fun, relevant and educational.  Dr. Eisenberg earned a B.A. in economics with first class honors from McGill University in Montreal, as well as a Master and Ph.D. in public administration from Syracuse University.  Eisenberg is the Chief Economist for GraphsandLaughs, LLC, an economic consultancy that serves a variety of clients across the United States.  He writes a syndicated column and authors a daily 70 word commentary on the economy that is available at www.econ70.com.

Dr. Eisenberg has spoken to hundreds of business groups and associations, often as keynote speaker on topics including: economic forecasts, economic impact of industries such as homebuilding and tourism, consequences of government regulation, strategic business development and other current economic issues.  Dr. Eisenberg has been invited to testify before lawmakers and is often asked to comment on proposed legislation.  His research and opinions have been featured in Bloomberg Businessweek, Bureau of National Affairs, Forbes, Fortune, and many other publications.  He is a regularly featured guest on cable news programs, talk and public radio.

Dr. Eisenberg was formerly a Senior Economist with the National Association of Home Builders in Washington, D.C.  He is the creator of the multifamily stock index (the first nationally recognized index to track the total return of public firms principally involved in the ownership and management of apartments), the author of more than ninety-five articles, serves on the Expert Advisory Board of Mortgage Market Guide and is a regular consultant to several large real estate professional associations, hedge funds and investment advisory groups.

Elliot’s interests include keeping the rate of restoration of his 65-year-old house ahead of its rate of deterioration and doting on his daughter. He loves ice hockey and talking economics with crowds large and small!