Noted economist Dr. Loren Scott will be in Lafayette next month to present his outlook for 2019 in the Acadiana region. The event is scheduled for September 26th at the Doubletree Hotel in Lafayette. Scott joined Rob Kirkpatrick and Bernadette Lee to preview his talk that has some encouraging news for Lafayette.

Scott says the economy looks to have bottomed out and could soon be on the upswing. The news is welcome in the area, but Scott warned about predictions about how fast things could come back.

Listen to the full interview below.

The event is scheduled for September 26th at the Doubletree by Hilton on Pinhook in Lafayette. Tickets are available for $50 and are sold by OneAcadiana.