Thank you for attending the 2018 WBA Wisconsin Economic Forecast Luncheon, presented by the Wisconsin Bankers Association, in conjunction with the Wisconsin REALTORS Association.

The presentations from the event are available for download. Simply select one of the links below.

Current US Expansion is Eight Years Old, Can It Set a Record? | Augustine Faucher, Chief Economist | PNC

Where the Money is in Wisconsin's Economy | William Fruth, President | Policom

In preparation for this event, Wisconsin industry experts shared their insight on the current status of their respective sectors as well as what you can expect in the upcoming year. This was compiled into our WBA Wisconsin Economic Report which is available for download. 

You can download a pdf of the entire report by clicking here. Or simply click one of the links below to read the individual reports by sector.

The following industry representatives contributed to this report.

Rose Oswald Poels - Wisconsin Bankers Association

Michael Theo - Wisconsin REALTORS Association

Dale M. Beaty - Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation

Brandon Scholz - Wisconsin Grocers Association

Eric Borgerding - Wisconsin Hospital Association

Tom Still - Wisconsin Technology Council

Jeff Mayers -


Thank you to all our Luncheon Sponsors for making this event possible:

Associated Bank
Bankers’ Bank
Boardman & Clark LLP
BOK Financial Institutional Advisors
WIBA 1310
Wisconsin Business Development