Tuesday, February 12, 2019 from 8:15 AM to 10:30 AM EST
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Bryant University, Fisher Center, Papitto Room 
Bryant University
1150 Douglas Pike
Smithfield, RI 02917-1284

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Cindy Elder 
Hassenfeld Institute for Public Leadership 

Economic Data Literacy Workshop 

Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019
8:15 am - 10:30 am
Bryant University
Fisher Student Center, Papitto Room

Boost your understanding of economic data and increase your skill in evaluating data to make better policy choices.

Join Edi Tebaldi, Ph.D., professor of Economics at Bryant University, for an interactive workshop focusing on commonly used economic concepts and indicators.

Discuss what they measure and do not measure as well as their proper use in evaluating the costs and benefits of policy options to foster job and economic growth.

The workshop will include a panel of experts and practical exercises in applying best practices in the use of key economic indicators.The panel will feature Paul Dion, Ph.D., Chief of the RI Office of Revenue Analysis, John Riendeau, Business Development Executive with Commerce Rhode Island, and Steve Whitney, RI Senate Fiscal Advisor.

The Papitto Room is located on the first floor of the Fisher Student Center at Bryant University, 1150 Douglas Pike, Smithfield, RI. See the campus map.

Questions? Email Cindy Elder or call 401-232-6193.