IU Kelley's Business Outlook Tour to Kick Off

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The Indiana Business Research Center has offices on the Bloomington campus (Hodge Hall is pictured) and at IUPUI. The Indiana Business Research Center has offices on the Bloomington campus (Hodge Hall is pictured) and at IUPUI.
BLOOMINGTON -

A group of panelists will again travel the state for the annual Business Outlook Tour from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business. This year's events kick off in Indianapolis and Bloomington November 5 and will include stops in eight other communities.

The presentations will include Kelley School officials, as well as other IU and local representatives. The statewide events have taken place since 1972.

Indiana Business Research Center Director Jerry Conover says "though the recovery from the Great Recession has progressed over several years, it has been a slow and often bumpy ride. Many factors, at home and abroad, make it challenging to know where the economy is headed. The Business Outlook Panel aims to clarify what to expect in 2016."

Panelists like Conover will offer insight on economies and financial markets at the global, national, state and local levels. The forecasts are based off tools honed over decades using IU's Center for Econometric Model Research, which involve hundreds of statistical equations.

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The tour schedule is:

November 5 at 7:30 a.m. at the Columbia Club in Indianapolis.

November 5 at 11:30 a.m. at Indiana Memorial Union Alumni Hall in Bloomington

November 6 at 11:30 a.m. at Teibles Restaurant in Schererville

November 10 at 7:30 a.m. at the Kelley Center Room at IU Kokomo

November 12 at 7:30 a.m. at the Columbus Learning Center in Columbus

November 13 at 7 a.m. at the Hoosier Room at IU Southeast in New Albany

November 17 at 7:30 a.m. at the Whitewater Hall lobby and Vivian Auditorium at IU East in Richmond

November 17 at 11:30 a.m. at the Anderson Country Club

November 20 at IU South Bend (by invitation only)

November 20 at 11:30 a.m. at the International Ballroom at the Walb Student Union on the IPFW campus

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