Greater Mankato Growth will host the 2018 Economic Forecast luncheon Tuesday and officials say it’s intended to help make sense of what’s going on in the economy.

Managing Director and Global Head of Investment Strategy of Stifel Hans Olsen will provide a keynote address on the state of the economy, where it’s heading, and how businesses and investors can be prepared for the changes, followed by a question and answer period.

The program begins at 11:30 am in the Ellerbe Room at the Verizon Center.