May 5, 2011
While President Obama and the United States Congress wrangle about how best to revive the American economy, everyday people in Broward County are unemployed or underemployed, struggling to make ends meet, and many Broward businesses are hurting as a result. Is this the New Normal or will things get better? The complicated issues will be explored by renowned economic expert, Dr. William C. Dunkelberg.
SPEAKER: Dr. William C. Dunkelberg, Professor of Economics in the College of Literature and Arts, Temple University
Dr. Dunkelberg serves as Chief Economist for the National Federation of Independent Business and as Economic Strategist, Boenning & Scattergood. He is an authority on small business, entrepreneurship, consumer behavior and consumer credit and government policy. Dr. Dunkelberg has presented expert testimony before the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate on consumer credit, inflation, tax reform, the minimum wage, small business, electronic funds transfer systems, energy efficiency standards, health care and monetary and fiscal policy.
He has appeared on CNBC, Bloomberg, CNN, MSNBC, the ABC, CBS and NBC Evening News programs and Good Morning America. He is quoted in major news publications, including the Wall Street Journal, Business Week, the New York Times, U.S. News and World Report, USA Today, Time, and Newsweek. Dr. Dunkelberg serves on the economic forecasting panels for USA Today, Business Week and Bloomberg and is an economic consultant to ABC News. He has authored/co-authored numerous books and articles.
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