The COVID State Of The Minnesota Economy
Aug 12, 2020 7:30 AM
Ron Wirtz, Fed Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
The COVID State Of The Minnesota Economy

Ron Wirtz will discuss COVID-19’s impact on firms and workers in Minnesota and recent efforts by the Minneapolis Fed to develop better real-time measures of economic activity during the pandemic.

Ron Wirtz is the Regional Outreach Director for the Minneapolis Fed, tracking current business conditions, with a focus on employment and wages, construction, real estate, consumer spending, and tourism. In this role, he networks with businesses in the Bank’s six-state region and gives frequent speeches on economic conditions.