Venice Area Chamber of Commerce
Annual Economic Outlook



Friday, June 23, 2023

8 AM – 10 AM

Venice Yacht Club

1330 Tarpon Center Drive, Venice, FL 34285



Dr. Jerry Parrish
Florida State University


Dr. Jerry Parrish is Chief Economist and Director of State and Local Policy Analysis at the Florida Institute of Government at Florida State University. Dr. Parrish is also a Faculty Adjunct in the Masters of Applied Economics Program at Florida State University and serves as the Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers at the Hass Center at the University of West Florida. He also serves as the economist for both Florida's Small Business Development (SBDC) and The Able Trust.



Dr. Jerry Parrish, Economist with Florida State University, discussed how the invasion of Ukraine was affecting global markets and those effects on the Florida economy. He gave his outlook for the Florida economy as we continue to recover from the pandemic, concentrating on the outlook for Sarasota County region.