Economic Outlook Center
The JPMorgan Chase Economic Outlook Center is ASU’s principal economic forecasting unit.
Established in 1986, the Economic Outlook Center informs individuals and corporations about the likely future course of business and economic events, thereby enhancing decision-making.
Led by Dr. Lee McPheters, current offerings include:
- Western Blue Chip Economic Forecast providing consensus projections from leading economists about conditions in the twelve Western states
- Greater Phoenix Blue Chip, providing consensus projections from leading economists about conditions in the Metropolitan Phoenix area
To access the latest forecasts and rankings, please visit the JPMorgan Chase Economic Outlook Center website.
Dr. McPheters’ 55th annual forecast for Arizona, Greater Phoenix, and the Western States, published on November 28, 2018, is available here.