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Spring 2011


Final Research Project for EC392 – Economic and Financial Forecasting. Instructor: Dr. Lucjan T. Orlowski - Professor and Chair, Department of Economics and Finance, John F. Welch College of Business, Sacred Heart University.

As an undergraduate class in Economic Forecasting at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT, we evaluated the overall health and well being of both the Connecticut as compared to the United States. We wanted to determine where the fiscal policy of the Nutmeg State should be going in the future by looking at outlook for the real Connecticut economy, labor market developments, the public sector, the housing market, and the financial sector.