Lunch & Learn: New Federal Economic Data
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About the Event
Our guest speaker today is Dirk van Duym, a Research Economist at the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), focusing on improving state and local economic measurement. His responsibilities have involved the development of the prototype state-level Outdoor Recreation Satellite Account, and working to research and implement new measures of income inequality and housing services. Dr. van Duym has an MA and a PhD (2018) in economics from the University of Minnesota, where he wrote his dissertation on the economics of water policy in the western U.S.