Sr. Director, Economics & Forecasting at CBRE
Jamie Lane is the senior research director of Econometric Advisors and CBRE Hotels Research, leading economics, forecasting and data intelligence. Based in Atlanta, Jamie has more than 10 years of experience in economics and consulting. He manages CBRE’s team of economists and oversees forecasting and analysis for all property types. He specializes in forecasting of the hospitality industry. Other activities include conducting custom studies for investment firms and operating companies using advanced quantitative methods, and preparing research reports on contemporary real estate industry trends.
Since joining CBRE in 2010, Mr. Lane has done extensive research on the determinants of hospitality demand and created models for profit, average daily rate (ADR), supply, and demand forecasting. He expanded his expertise beyond hotels to cover all property types, and previously served as the senior managing economist. He has been published in academic and professional journals, including the Cornell Hospitality Quarterly and the International Journal of Hospitality Management, and has spoken at many industry forums. He also frequently appears in national and international media, including the New York Times and Wall Street Journal.
Mr. Lane is an active member of the National Association of Business Economists and the Atlanta Economics Club. Jamie holds a B.S. in Economics from the University of Georgia and an M.S. in Business Economics from Georgia State University.