On This PageFebruary 1999, No. 138

1998 Economic Outlook Symposium
Last Updated: 01/14/99

The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago’s twelfth annual Economic Outlook Symposium, held on December 4, 1998, focused on how international issues might affect U.S. economic growth in 1999. More than 60 economists and analysts from business, academia, and government attended the conference. In this Chicago Fed Letter, the authors review the accuracy of last year’s conference forecast for 1998 and summarize the outlook for 1999.