American Economic Challenges Symposium

American Economic Challenges Symposium

Presented by the Juli Plant Grainger Institute for Economic Research and the Department of Economics at UW-Madison

Friday, October 11, 2019

Gordon Commons

 

The agenda is still being finalized, but current confirmed sessions include:

  • China, Tariffs and World Trade
    •  Presented by Stephen Roach (Senior Fellow, Yale University’s Jackson Institute)
  • The Economics Outlook
    • A Q&A with Jan Hatzius (Chief Economist, Goldman Sachs)
  • Keynote Address
    • Delivered by Eric Rosengren (President & Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston)
  • Higher Education: A solution to income inequality
    • A Q&A with Rebecca Blank (Chancellor, University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Pricing tiers for the Economics symposium are as follows:

Economics alumni/general public: $100

Young alumni (5 years or less post-graduation): $75

Group rates and room blocks coming soon!

Parking will be available throughout campus on a limited basis. Please check the campus parking map for availability on the day of the event.

Registration is now open. Reserve your spot here.

 

Join the UW-Madison Department of Economics and the Economics Advisory Board for a symposium on the UW-Madison campus this fall.

Symposium details can be found below, including information on the schedule of events, registration, parking, and more.

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Registration

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Sponsorship

The American Economic Challenges Symposium was made possible by the Juli Plant Grainger Institute for Economic Research and the Department of Economics at UW-Madison. Thank you!