Center of the American Experiment economist John Phelan will visit Rochester on Thursday, September 29 to talk about the challenges facing southeastern Minnesota’s small businesses, as well as causes and possible solutions.

Phelan will address concerns of employment, housing, childcare, occupational licensure, and public safety. The presentation will begin at 12:00 with an audience Q&A to follow.

What: Economic Stability: Rising to the Challenges and Meeting the Opportunities

Who: John Phelan, Economist at Center of the American Experiment

When: Thursday, September 29,

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm


Rochester Event Center

7333 Airport View Drive Southwest

Rochester, MN 55902


11:30 am — doors open and lunch served

12:00 pm — presentation and audience Q&A

1:00 pm — conclude

Cost: $5 per person, lunch included