On Tuesday, October 16, the Board of Directors of the National Association for Business Economics (NABE) will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to commemorate NABE's hosting of its 54th Annual Meeting in New York City. This is the first time NABE has hosted its Annual Meeting in New York since 2001, when NABE held its 43rd Annual Meeting September 9th-11th at the World Trade Center Marriott. |
In honor of the occasion, NABE President Gene Huang, chief economist and vice president at FedEx Corporation, will ring the NYSE Closing Bell.
Watch the video of the ringing.
NABE is the premier professional association for business economists and those who use economics in the workplace. Since 1959, NABE has attracted the most prominent figures in economics, business, and academia to its membership with highly regarded conferences, educational and career development offerings, industry surveys, and unrivaled networking opportunities. The NABE membership is organized into 11 subject-oriented Roundtables, including: Corporate Planning, Financial, Health Economics, International, Manufacturing/Industry, Real Estate/Construction, Regional/Utility, Small Business and Entrepreneurship, Technology, and Transfer Pricing. Past presidents of NABE include former Chairman of the Board of Governors for the Federal Reserve System, Alan Greenspan, several former Federal Reserve Governors, and other senior business leaders. For more information, please visit www.nabe.com. (Source: NABE)