haver30yrs.JPG Yellen To Open Policy Conference Set For March 3-5

Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen will open NABE’s 29th Annual Economic Policy Conference set for March 3-5 in Washington, D.C. More

President’s Letter

NABE President Ken Simonson highlights major developments and coming events over the next few months. More

Paul Volcker To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award for Policy

During the Policy Conference, NABE will present its first Lifetime Achievement Award for Economic Policy to Paul Volcker, former chairman of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors. More

Energy Industry Conference Set For May in Houston

The energy sector takes center stage for NABE’s 2nd Annual Industry Conference, set for May 15-16 in Houston. More

Two New Roundtables Launched

NABE launches two new Roundtables—Transportation and Energy—bringing the total to 12. More

Erica Bowman Tracks Trends For Natural Gas Alliance

While it wasn’t her first career direction, NABE member Erica Bowman finds challenges as energy sector analyst. More

Data Points: New Resources

Find new resources in this roundup of reports and special features, including the BEA’s final prototype for GDP by industry, the Census Bureau enhances its American FactFinder survey base, BLS maps occupational employment, and more. More

Welcome Aboard, New NABE Members!

Meet six of NABE’s newest members: Julie Boss, Matt Benjamin, Lana Borgie, Clement Gignac, Susan Hallman, and Tadashi Yokoyama. More

Windows on the Web: New Tools for Chapters

Webmaster Bruce Kratofil finds new tools for chapters to explore in creating, enhancing websites. More

Summaries of Articles in January Business Economics

Find summaries of articles in the January issue of Business Economics. More

News Briefs

Save the date for NABE’s 55th Annual Meeting in San Francisco September 7-10; Certificate in Economic Measurement Seminar set for July 29-30 in Arlington, Va., Transfer Pricing Symposium set for July 30-August 1, and more

Chapter News

New chapters are forming in Boston, Las Vegas, and Cincinnati; Brandeis student chapter hosts first Crisis Game competition, and more. More

Member News

Keep up with the latest news from fellow NABE members. More


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Number 215
February 2013