Economic Forecast for Local Governments Webinar
Local governments are facing a number of fiscal challenges and a fair amount of economic uncertainty in having to develop the next annual budget. Inflation remains at a 40-year high, with the cost of capital projects and even routine service delivery increasing and supply chain issues continuing. The current labor market has compelled governments to increase salaries to remain competitive, which in turn puts upward pressures on the operating budget. Rising interest rates are limiting the ability of municipalities to issuing taxable bonds or perhaps enter into lease purchases agreements.
Join Christopher Pelletier of Citizens Bank, NHMA's Government Finance Advisor Kathrine Heck and Government Affairs Counsel Natch Greyes to learn the most up-to-date information relating to the U.S. interest rate markets and New Hampshire specific economic policy considerations as your municipality develops the next annual budget.