This course is offered through the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Colorado State University. You must be a member of Osher to enroll in this course.
Join the discussion of domestic and international economic issues including the 2016 Trump election that impacted global economic development, markets around the world, job growth, security of the nation including cybersecurity, and frailty of the global economy.
Political factors with economic impact such as"Brexit," economic health of the EU, and growing influence of China on the global economy, will be discussed. Domestic issues include the role of the Fed, GDP growth, taxes, and willingness (and ability) of Congress to contribute to economic health (including both deficit and debt impacts), strong dollar, and the role of oil.
Questions and discussion are encouraged.
Noncredit courses do not produce academic credit nor appear on a Colorado State University academic transcript.
Ted Weston is a retired CSU business professor. Ted has previously given Osher presentations on both international economics and financial planning for retirement.