West Michigan Economic Update

When:  Feb 19, 2019 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (ET)
Associated with  Grand Rapids Chapter

Please register today for the February 19, 2019 IMA lunch meeting where Paul Isley from D.T. GVSU will present "West Michigan Economic Update".  The deadline to register is end of day Thursday, February 14. 


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Dr. Paul Isely

Dr. Paul Isely is currently Associate Dean and Professor of Economics for the Seidman College of Business at Grand Valley State University. He joined the GVSU faculty in 1995 after earning his Ph.D. in Economics from Purdue University. He also holds an M.S. in Economics from Purdue University and a dual B.S. in Physics and Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Isely’s research interests have led to many local articles and reports. These articles have explored West Michigan’s economy including forecasts of growth, the state of entrepreneurship, healthcare costs, environmental clean-up values, economic impacts of various activities, and the costs and benefits of wind power. These studies have resulted in him being interviewed extensively by TV, radio, and newspapers on the West Michigan economy and its relationship to the national and state economies.


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