Anirban Basu is Chairman & CEO of Sage Policy Group, Inc., an economic and policy consulting firm in Baltimore. Anirban also serves as the chief economist to Associated Builders and Contractors and as chief economic adviser to the Construction Financial Management Association. In 2014, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan appointed him Chair of the Maryland Economic Development Commission. In 2007 and then again in 2016, Mr. Basu was selected by the Daily Record newspaper as one of Maryland’s 50 most influential people. The Baltimore Business Journal named him one of the region’s 20 most influential business leaders in 2010. He holds four graduate degrees, including a JD and a Ph.D.

This presentation will supply an in-depth analysis of the major factors shaping economic outcomes, central bank policymaking, worker attitudes, business confidence, and geopolitics. It will then turn toward a forecast for the coming year, highlighting the major risks that economic stakeholders will likely encounter.


Presentation 1: 

Tuesday, December 3, 2024 from 8:00-9:30 AM
Radisson Plaza Hotel at Kalamazoo Center
100 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007


Presentation 2: 

Tuesday, December 3, 2024 at 11:30 AM
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
1000 E. Beltline Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525


Presentation 3: 

Wednesday, December 4, 2024 from 8:00-10:00 AM
Hagerty Center at Northern Michigan College
715 E Front St
Traverse City, MI 49686

Individual Ticket: $75