Joseph Von Nessen, Research Economist at the Darla Moore School of Business, talks about whether the US economy is in a recession.
Von Nessen specializes in regional economics, regional economic forecasting and housing economics. He regularly conducts a wide variety of economic impact analyses, feasibility studies and independent market research projects for clients in both the private and public sector.
Von Nessen engages in industry-level and regional economic forecasting for organizations at the state, national and international level. He has served as lead researcher on projects with clients as diverse as Sonoco, BlueCross BlueShield, Michelin, Boeing and the Savannah River National Lab, among others. He has also been the recipient of many grants from both local and national sources, including the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Department of Defense.
Von Nessen is also responsible for the preparation and presentation of the University of South Carolina’s annual statewide economic forecast.