The interactions at the conference will focus on:
I. Global Outlook: Economic- Commodity Prices and global growth realities, Financial- Liquidity Shocks and sovereign and bank debt realities and Country Responses- Nigeria vs. Emerging Markets.
II. National Outlook: Growth- Output, Consumer and Government Spending, Financial Assets- Money, Bonds, Equity, Rates- Inflation, Interest rates, Exchange Rates, Monetary Policy Outlook and Fiscal Policy Outlook.
III. States' and Regional Outlook: Growth: Business vs. Government Policy Implications of Growth Exclusion, Fiscal: Realizing Non-oil Tax Revenue Potentials at Federation and State Levels and Consumption: What might we learn from Consumption Patterns across States/Regions?