Chemistry & the Economy: 2014 Mid-Year Update

June 5, 2014

Paul Hodges

‘Not with a bang but with a whimper.’ Yet again, and as feared in last December’s Year-end Review, the promised economic recovery has disappointed. How does this affect you? Paul Hodges, of International eChem, and Mark Jones, of Dow Chemical Corporation, discuss the issues and trends affecting you in 2014.

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What You Will Learn

  • Is there enough demand to justify $100bn+ of US shale gas investment
  • How will China’s new economic policies impact the world
  • Opportunities from rising life expectancy and falling fertility rates

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Paul Hodges
International eChem

Mark Jones
Dow Chemical Corporation