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OFFICERS 2018-19

Alan Goldman

First Vice President
Julia Coronado
MacroPolicy Perspectives LLC

Second Vice President
Robert Rosener
Morgan Stanley

Arbin Sherchan
Credit Suisse

Carol Zytnik

Catherine Swahn
Canadian Consulate General

Leadership Advisor
Aneta Markowska
Cornerstone Macro

Leadership Advisor
Gregory Daco
Oxford Economics

Leadership Advisor
Ellen Zentner
Morgan Stanley

Special thanks to Samantha Ng (Haver Analytics) for her help in organizing/managing events.

Program Details

Guest Speaker: James Chessen, EVP and Chief Economist of the American Bankers Association

Date: Monday, December 12, 2016
Time: 12 - 2:00pm
Location: Penn Club of New York (30 West 44th Street; Between 5th and 6th)
Fee: $75.00 for members; $105 for Guests

James Chessen is Executive Vice President and Chief Economist of the American Bankers Association.  In this capacity, Mr. Chessen oversees three departments:  Economic Policy and Research which monitors the financial performance and condition of the banking industry and studies legislative and regulatory issues as they pertain to the banking industry, the Benchmarking and Survey Research group that conducts primary research and publishes comprehensive industry survey reports to meet members' information needs, and the Center for Payments and Cybersecurity which works to influence policy and educate stakeholders on payments, cybersecurity and emerging technologies that support the delivery of high-quality, secure payments services.

Mr. Chessen writes on banking issues and he appears regularly in the print and broadcast media.  He has also testified before Congress and federal regulatory agencies on economic and banking issues.

Prior to joining the ABA in March 1988, Mr. Chessen worked as a financial economist at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and was an assistant professor of economics at Lake Forest College in Lake Forest, Illinois.

Mr. Chessen has a Ph.D. and an MA in Economics from Virginia Tech and a BA from the University of Puget Sound.

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2018-19 Events

September 18, 2018 (Tue)
Paul Krugman, Columnist and Nobel Prize Winning Economist

October 11, 2018 (Thu)
Trade Panel: Soumaya Keynes and Chad Bown, Peterson Institute for International Economics

November 29, 2018 (Thu)
Butler Award: Lawrence H. Summers, Former Treasury Secretary, Professor  and President Emeritus at Harvard University

April 15, 2019 (Mon)
Charles Evans, President and CEO of the Chicago Fed