The New England Council is the exclusive sponsor of the New England Economic Partnership (NEEP) bi-annual economic outlook conferences. NEEP is a highly respected organization organization dedicated to providing objective economic analyses and forecasts. For more than 25 years, NEEP has identified and researched economic issues relevant to New England, providing tools to make informed, insightful business and policy decisions. Twice a year, NEEP publishes macroeconomic forecasts for the New England region and its six individual states.
As the exclusive sponsor of the twice-yearly conference, The New England Council is able able to share NEEP’s state and regional summary forecasts with our members. The New England regional and state-by-state forecasts listed below were presented at the most recent conference held on May 31, 2012 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. The topic of the Spring Economic Outlook Conference was: “Skills & People Matching: Where are the Jobs?”