Community Bank & Trust & Courier Communications cordially invite you to the 2021 Economic Luncheon
Guest Speaker: Dave Swenson, Iowa State University
Dave is an associate scientist in the Department of Economics, Iowa State University and a lecturer in the School of Urban and Regional Planning, The University of Iowa. He is a community economic research and education specialist where his work centers on regional and statewide economic analysis, technical assistance, and projects that support University-sponsored efforts in community development. He studies a wide range of mostly Iowa-specific topics to include the economic contribution of biofuels production to Iowa's economy, the regional economic consequences of advanced biofuels production and alternative energy opportunities for Iowa, local foods assessments, industrial and occupational change, and the demographic and economic consequences of rural transformation in Iowa and the Midwest. He has been at Iowa State University since 1989, and before that worked at the University of Iowa from 1981-1988. He is an army veteran, a proud native of South Dakota, and an ultramarathoner.
The event is open to the public.
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