2013 National Economic Outlook for Manufacturers and Wholesalers

2013 National Economic Outlook for Manufacturers and Wholesalers

Thursday, November 8, 2012

10:00 - 11:00 a.m. ET

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Join us as PNC Chief Economist Stuart Hoffman provides an economic update for U.S. manufacturers and wholesalers. The outlook will be comprehensive in nature, but will also describe regional trends and how to access detailed regional data.

Topics to be discussed:

  • Pace of recovery
  • Jobs/ unemployment
  • Housing markets
  • Interest rates
  • Inflation
  • Economic risk factors


 Stuart G. Hoffman - Chief Economist

Mr. Hoffman is the principle spokesperson on all economic issues for PNC. He has been named one of the top forecasters in the Wall Street Journal economic survey covering the 1988 to 2009 period.

He is frequently quoted in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and Barron's. In addition, he is a regular guest on CNBC, Bloomberg TV and The Wall Street Journal Radio Report. He is regularly interviewed by the Associated Press and Reuter's news wire services.

Hoffman is a 1971 graduate of Pennsylvania State University. He received a master's degree in 1973 and a doctorate degree in economics in 1975, both from the University of Cincinnati, where he was a Charles Phelps Taft Memorial Fellow. In 2004, the University of Cincinnati honored him as a Distinguished Alumnus.