Quarterly Economic Review of Lehigh Valley Businesses: 2019 Q3 on LV Discourse

Aug 20, 2019

Dr. Kamran Afshar is joined by Lehigh Valley business leaders to discuss the results of the latest quarterly economic survey of Valley businesses which indicates a coming slow down in the economy in the next year.


Joining Dr. Afhsar for this discussion are:

  • Neal Koplin, Executive VP, & Lehigh Valley and Delaware Region President, Peoples Security Bank and Trust
  • Dr. Chris Borick,┬áProfessor of Political Science and Director of the Muhlenberg College Institute of Public Opinion
  • Chris Defrain, Chief Financial Officer at Lehigh Valley Restaurant Group which owns Red Robin

The Kamran Afshar/Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce survey of local businesses is conducted quarterly in the Lehigh Valley to gauge business sentiment, consumer confidence, and other indicators connected to the area's economy.

(Original air-date: 8/15/2019)