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Wednesday, March 22, 6:00 PM, Stanhope Community Center, 600 Main Street,  Stanhope, IA.


Wednesday, March 22, presentation to Palo Alto Economic Dev. Corporation, Algona, Iowa, March 22, 2017.


Thursday, March 23, presentation at Wild Rose Casino & Resort, Emmetsburg, IA.


Thursday, March 23, 4:30  PM, Robert Blue Middle School Auditorium, 1015 NW 2nd St., Eagle Grove, IA.

Thursday, March 30th, 10:00 AM, Fort Dodge – Iowa Central Community College, BHS Auditorium – 1 Triton Cir., Fort Dodge, IA





Presentation to Iowa Housing Association, Des Moines, Iowa, March 3, 2017, 11:30 am.

Presentation to Lead of Nebraska, Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska, March 3, 2017, 8:00 am.


Presentation to Travel & Transport Association, Loews Hotel, Tuscon, Arizona, February 22, 2017, 9:00 am.  


Presentation to Agribusiness Association of Iowa Showcase and Conference, Iowa Fairgrounds, Des Moines, Iowa, February 14, 2017, 2:00 pm.


Presentation to Real Estate Industry, Omaha, Nebraska, February 7, 2017.


Presentation to Centerpoint Industry Client Appreciation, York, Nebraska, January 30, 2017, 6:00 am. 


Presentation to AGC of Nebraska, Happy Hollow Country Club, Omaha, Nebraska, January 26, 2017, 8:00 am. 


Interest Rates, Exports and Federal Reserve Policies, Nov. 29, 2016, 8:45-9:45, Iowa Association of Municipal Utilities, Meadow Events & Conference Center in Altoona, Iowa.


Presentation at the Economic Outlook Summit, Nov. 30, 2016, 11:45 - 3:00 pm. Hosted by the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce.  LaVista Embassy Suites Conference Center, La Vista, NE.


Economic Update in Transportation, Dec. 8, 2016, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm, The Machinery Haulers Association – Annual Winter Meeting, Jumer’s Casino & Hotel, Rock Island, IL.

The Regional Economic Outlook Based on Surveys of Supply Managers, November 15, 2016, Kansas City Institute for Supply Management, Kansas City, Missouri.


The Regional Economic Outlook Based on Surveys of Bankers & Supply Managers, November 9, 2016, City State Bank, Client Appreciation Luncheon, Des Moines, Iowa.


Economic Opportunities and Threats:  Exports and the Federal Reserve, November 3, 2016, Nebraska Bankers Association, Lincoln, Nebraska.


The Economic Outlook:  Will Agriculture, Energy and Manufacturing Be a Drag?  October 27, 2016, St. Anthony Hospital & Foundation Board, La Crosse, Wisconsin.


keynote address, Federal Reserve Policies and Price Bubbles: Indicators from Surveys of Mid America at the UBT Bank and Trust Retirement Industry forum on Wednesday October 12, 2016 in Lincoln, NE.


kkeynote state-of-the-state at the Tri-City Area Economic Forum in Kearney, NE on Friday, Sept. 30 at the Holiday Inn Convention Center.


Speaker at the Construction Financial Management's Heartland Regional Conference on Thursday, Sept. 29 at the Ameristar Hotel in Council Bluffs, IA.


Speaker at the  PDI Fall Conference  (Professional Developers of Iowa) on Thursday, Sept. 29.  "Positioning Your Assets For Global Competition" September 28-30, 2016 Best Western Starlite Village Inn & Suites Fort Dodge, IA


Audio - Press Conference with Dr. Goss presenting findings of death penalty study



August 15, 2016, Omaha, NE - Paul Hammel and Joe Duggan, Omaha World-Herald.by capital punishment foes.


August 15, 2016, Lincoln, NE - Don Walton, Lincoln Journal-Star. Opponents Say Death Penalty Costs Millions


August 15 9:30 CDT as Ernie Goss presented findings from his study on the economic cost of Nebraska's ‪#‎deathpenalty‬ ‪#‎RetainNE‬ http://www.ustream.tv/channel/Cy7yMU6Pwf9 He also accepted questions via Twitter


August 1, 2016, Springfield, IL -  Ernie Goss was the featured speaker at the Baker Group's Interest Rate Risk and Investment Strategy Seminar. 


August 1, 2016 at 7:35 am Gary Sadlemyer and Ernie Goss when discussed the U.S. and Mid-America economies. Nothing like a puny 1.2 percent Q2 U.S. GDP growth to stoke economic concerns​.


July 22, 2016, Omaha World-Herald. Rural Economy Begins to Weaken


June 23, 2016 - Omaha, NE -  Gary Sadlemyer and Ernie Goss discussed Great Britain's potential exit from the European Union (Brexit) on KFAB. What does a "yes" majority vote mean for the U.S. and Mid-America economies?


May 24, 2016 Gary Sadlemyer and Ernie Goss discussed latest economic indicators on KFAB. The good: job growth, the bad: GDP growth, and the ugly: productivity growth (or lack of it). Will there be an Federal Reserve rate hike in June-July---YES.


April 15, 2016 - Des Moines, IA - At 7:30 pm (C) Discussion on Iowa Public TV 

 of the Mid-America economy with Dean Borg, Dave Swenson, and Ernie Goss  (check your local listings for broadcast time in your area). http://video.iptv.org/video/2365718627/


April 14, 2016 - Sioux Falls, SD - Ernie Goss spoke at performance banking conference-holiday inn conference center at 10:15 am.


April 4, 2016 - Clearwater, FL / Kearney, NE - Ernie Goss spoke to the Farm Equipment Manufacturers Association in Clearwater Fla. on Thursday and to the Nebraska Bankers Association in Kearney, Nebraska on Tuesday.


March 28, 2016 - Omaha, NE - Ernie Goss interview summarizing latest Creighton survey of bank CEOs in rural portions of 10 states (Rural Mainstreet).
Here is the link: http://www.farmboaudio.com/Aux-audio/0010.mp3


February 21, 2016 - Omaha, NE -

Feel the ̶B̶ Ern @ Monday 7:20 am (C) Gary Sadlemyer and Ernie Goss discussed latest economic indicators on KFAB. This presidential election is stacking up to be a referendum on Economic growth policies vs. Economic redistribution policies.


February 16, 2016 - Lincoln, NE - Ernie Goss  and Goss & Associates released its highway study to the Nebraska Legislature on Tuesday February 16. Josh Moenning head of 4 lanes 4 Nebraska to release the full study to the public.


February 11, 2016 - York, NE - Full house in York to hear Dr. Ernie Goss talk about the significant economic growth and safety benefits of finishing the NE Expressway System and expanding Hwy 81 ‪#‎finishthejob


January 21, 2016 - Omaha, NE -  at 8:20 am (C), join KFAB host, Gary Sadlemyer , and Ernie Goss discussed the good, bad and ugly economic issues currently defining our economy.


January 18, 2016 - Lincoln, NE - At 5:10 pm (Central)  KLIN host Kevin Thomas and Ernie Goss discussed oil and fuel prices as Iran cranks up oil production.


January 18, 2016 - Omaha, NE - At noon (Central) (KIOS Radio)– CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – Jason Riley, a member of the Editorial Board of The Wall Street Journal, Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute, and author of “Let Them In: The Case for Open Borders” and “Please Stop Helping Us: How Liberals Make it Harder for Blacks to Succeed” “Federal Spending’s Impact on Low-Income Americans” (CDs and transcripts NOT available)


January 13, 2016 - Omaha, NE - Ernie Goss on the KETV to speak about the president's economic program, prior to President Obama's visit to Omaha on January 13, 2016.


Dec. 2, 2015. “What Does the Nebraska Economy Need?” Keynote speaker, Nebraska Chamber of Commerce, LaVista Embassy Suites, LaVista, Nebraska.

October 22, 2015, “The Challenges and Opportunities to the Regional Economy,” presentation to the Financial Planning Association, Omaha, Nebraska.

Sept. 26, 2015. “Appraising State Economies Using Business Valuation Models,” 2015 Midwestern State Association of Tax Administrators, Holiday Inn, Rapid City, South Dakota.
September 24, 2015, “The Rural Mainstreet Economy 2015-16,” presentation to the Northwest Iowa Development Partner Meeting, 7:20 pm, Rock Rapids, Iowa.

June 11, 2015. “Exports, Fed Policy and the Mid-America Economy: Surveys of Regional Businesses and Banks,” presented at the 2015 Annual Meeting of Missouri Bankers Association Meeting in Branson, Missouri.

June 10, 2015. “Exports, Fed Policy and the Mid-America Economy: Surveys of Regional Businesses and Banks,” presented at the 2015 Annual Meeting of Husker Ag in Osmond, Nebraska.

May 13, 2015, “Trade and the Mid-West Economy, 2014-2015,” presentation to Midwest International Trade Association, 2:00 pm, Embassy Suites, Omaha-La Vista, Nebraska.
April 9, 2015. “The Rural Economy & Bank CEOs Outlook,” Iowa Mortgage Association, Coralville Marriott, Coralville, Iowa.

April 1, 2015, “U.S. Financial Crisis, 2008-09: Lessons Learned,” presentation for Asian World Center, 4:00 pm Skutt Ballroom, Creighton Campus, Omaha, Nebraska.
March 6, 2015. “The Rural Economy, Opportunities and Threats,” Nebraska Agriculture Leaders, Omaha, Nebraska.

February 27, 2015. "Smart Sourcing for State and Local Government Organizations," presentation by Ernie Goss and Edward Morse to Nebraska Legislators, Lincoln, Nebraska.
February 17, 2015. “Opportunities and Threats to the Mid-American Economy,” Nebraska Credit Union Association, Lincoln, Nebraska.

January 22, 2015. “The Federal Reserve’s Money Policy & the Mid-American Economy,” ACG Nebraska, Omaha, Nebraska.

January 15, 2015. “The Mid-American Economy,” Associated General Contractors of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

January 6, 2015. “The Federal Reserve Is Creating Asset Price Bubbles,” Greenleaf Winterfest Meeting, Tucson, Arizona.


April 18, 2014. Brian Ohorilko, Administrator of the Iowa Racing & Gaming Commission; Jeff Lamberti, Chairman of the Iowa Racing & Gaming Commission; and Ernie Goss, Creighton University Economist & Co-Author of “Governing Fortune: Casino Gambling in America” are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. They discuss the future of casino gambling in Iowa.http://video.iptv.org/video/2365227653/


December 13, 2013. Creighton University Economist Ernie Goss and Iowa State University Economist David Swenson are the guests on this episode of Iowa Press. Goss and Swenson discuss current Midwestern economic conditions and the potential impact of tax reforms at the state and federal level.  ​ http://video.iptv.org/video/2365139363/




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