Economic Outlook

Since 1863, La Salle University has played a leadership role in Philadelphia as both an educational institution and a responsible corporate citizen.  In 2002, La Salle University collaborated with its longstanding partners in the business community and introduced its Economic Outlook.  Since that time, La Salle has hosted this annual event, featuring distinguished speakers who share their expertise on various topics of finance, business, and government.

Economic Outlook 2023 will be held on Tuesday, February 14 at the Union League of Philadelphia featuring Patrick T. Harker, President and CEO of Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. Reserve tickets. For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Trish Vastano, ’91 ( or call 215.951.1539.

Past Speakers

2022   Tony Roth

2021   Ryotaro Tashiro

2020   Luke Tilley, Ph.D.

2019   Walter E. Williams, Ph.D.

2018    Robert R. Johnson, Ph.D.

2017    Patrick T. Harker, Ph.D.

2016    Edward G. Boehne, Ph.D.

2015    Stuart G. Hoffman, Ph.D.

2014    Charles I. Plosser, Ph.D.

2013    Ben Stein

2012    William C. Dunkelberg, Ph.D.

2011    Bryan P. Marsal

2010    Joel L. Naroff, Ph.D.

2009    George U. (Gus) Sauter

2008    Jane Bryant Quinn

2007    Jeremy Siegel, Ph.D.

2006    James B. Stewart

2005    Ron Insana

2004    Ambassador Alan Keyes

2003    Steve Forbes

2002    Lawrence Kudlow