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The Lee Building Industry Association
Welcomes Robert Dietz
Dr. Dietz will provide an overview of economic and housing market conditions with an eye on residential construction impacts. He will review national and local macroeconomic factors affecting housing demand, industry-level detail on supply-side headwinds that are limiting construction sector growth, and detail NAHB's economic forecast. Robert will also explore policy issues that affect housing supply and demand.
A question and answer session will follow.
Robert Dietz, Ph.D., is Chief Economist for NAHB, where his responsibilities include housing market analysis, forecasting and industry surveys and housing policy research. Prior to joining NAHB in 2005, Robert worked as an economist for the Congressional Joint Committee on Taxation. He has testified before Congress on housing, economic and tax issues. He is the nation's leading expert on home construction analysis and trends and has been cited and appeared on CNBC, the Wall Street Journal, and other news media. Robert is a native of Dayton, Ohio and earned a Ph.D. in Economics from the Ohio State University in 2003.