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UNLV Center for Business and Economic Research to Present Local Outlook July 11

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Forum will address Southern Nevada's tourism, gaming, construction industries, and UNLV's role in growth of economy.
Campus News  |  Jul 5, 2013  |  By Megan Downs
Media Contact: Megan Downs, Office of Media Relations (702) 895-0898


Stephen P. A. Brown, director of the UNLV Center for Business and Economic Research (CBER) and professor of economics, will cover topics such as tourism and gaming, employment, construction, and housing. He will also present CBER's economic outlook for Southern Nevada and the nation.

In addition, UNLV President Neal Smatresk will discuss the university's role in the growth of the Nevada economy, and Robert E. Lang, executive director of The Lincy Institute and director of Brookings Mountain West at UNLV, will address the future of the Southern Nevada economy.


8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Thursday, July 11 (Registration and continental breakfast will be available at 7:45 a.m.)


UNLV Stan Fulton Building, 801 E. Flamingo Road. The presentation will be held in the ballroom.


Until July 3 the registration fee is $80 per person and $75 for two or more people from the same company. After July 3, fees increase to $100. Registration fee includes continental breakfast and a copy of CBER's forecasts. Registration information is available on CBER's website. For additional information call 702-895-3191 or email


Media must register for a credential prior to the conference by calling 702-895-0898.