The plenary “State and Provincial Forecast” panel is a centerpiece of the PNREC conference. This year’s panel features seven prominent regional economists.
Caroline Schultz, Alaska.
Caroline Schultz is an Economist in the Research & Analysis section of the Alaska Department of Labor.
Bob Fox, Alberta.
Bob Fox is the Executive Vice President of Fox Consulting.
Chris Lawless, British Columbia.
Chris Lawless is the Chief Economist for the British Columbia Investment Management Corporation.
Nathaniel Clayville, Idaho.
Nathaniel Clayville is an Economist in the Idaho Division of Financial Management.
Pat Barkey, Montana.
Pat Barkey is the Director of the Bureau of Business and Economic Research at the University of Montana.
Mark McMullen, Oregon.
Mark McMullen is the Oregon State Economist.
Steve Lerch, Washington.
Steve Lerch is the Executive Director and Chief Economist of the Washington State Economic and Revenue Forecast Council.
Roger Coupal, Wyoming.
Roger Coupal is an Associate Professor and Department Head in the Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics at the University of Wyoming.
Derrick Hynes, Yukon.
Derrick Hynes is Director of Business and Economic Research in the Department of Economic Development of the Government of Yukon.