Take Your Medicine

Bassett, Michael
July 2008
Financial & Insurance Meetings;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p33
Trade Publication
The article reports on the impact of the crisis in the U.S. financial services industry on the meetings industry. The manifestations of the crisis include layoffs, losses and public mistrust. The causes were bad loans, the housing market crash, and economic downturn. The crisis also prompted meeting planners to cut budgets, cut attendance, delay programs, and consolidate meetings.


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