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2018 Economic Forecast

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2018 Economic Forecast
January 18 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
$55 members/$70 non-members
Dearborn Inn
20301 Oakwood Blvd

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Register through CREW Detroit – registration closes January 15th

Date | Time | Location

Thursday, January 18, 2018
11:00 am – 1:30 pm

11:00 am – 11:45 am // Registration & Networking
11:45 am – 12:30 pm // Lunch & Announcements
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm // Program

The Dearborn Inn
20301 Oakwood Boulevard
Dearborn, MI 48124

Self-parking available


$55 members; $70 non-members  |  +$10 late fee after January 5, 2018

Program Details

Please join the CREW Detroit and CoreNet, along with members from other professional real estate organizations from throughout southeast Michigan, for a presentation and discussion on global, national and local real-estate trends and the impact on the real-estate industry in the year ahead delivered by Richard Barkham, Ph.D., Chief Economist, Global for CBRE.

About the Speaker

Richard Barkham, Ph.D., Chief Economist, Global – CBRE

Richard is a specialist in macro and real estate economics. He joined CBRE in 2014 as Executive Director and Global Chief Economist. Prior to taking up his position with CBRE Richard was a Director of Research for the Grosvenor Group an international business with circa $10bn of capital under management in real estate. He was also a non-Executive Director of Grosvenor Fund Management where he was involved in fund strategy, risk analysis and capital raising. Richard is the author of two books and numerous academic and industry papers. In 2012 he published ‘Real Estate and Globalisation’ (Wiley Blackwell, Oxford), which explains the impact on real estate markets of the rise of emerging markets such as China and Brazil. He has extensive consulting experience and is a Visiting Professor in the Department of Construction and Project Management at the Bartlett School, University College London. He holds a PhD in economics from the University of Reading where he taught, in the Departments of Economics and Land Management, between the years of 1987 and 1998.​​​