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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: Trade Panel: Chad P. Bown, Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics; Soumaya Keynes, US Economics Editor for The Economist 

Date: Thursday, October 11, 2018
Time: 12 - 2:00pm
Location: Cornell Club of New York (6 East 44th Street; Between Madison and 5th Avenue)
Fee: $75 for members; $115 for Guests

Mr. Bown and Ms.  Keynes, cohost Trade Talks, a weekly podcast on the economics of international trade policy.

Chad P. Bown is the Reginald Jones Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington. With Soumaya Keynes, he cohosts Trade Talks, a weekly podcast on the economics of international trade policy. He previously served as senior economist for international trade and investment in the White House on the Council of Economic Advisers and most recently as a lead economist at the World Bank, conducting research and advising developing country governments on international trade policy for seven years. Bown was a tenured professor of economics at Brandeis University and has also spent a year in residence as a visiting scholar in economic research at the WTO Secretariat in Geneva. Bown received a BA magna cum laude in economics and international relations from Bucknell University and a PhD in economics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Soumaya Keynes is the US Economics Editor for The Economist, where she covers the US economy and the Trump administration's trade policy. She also co-hosts the podcast Trade Talks, a weekly discussion of the economics of trade policy, with Chad Bown of the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Prior to her posting in Washington DC, she was The Economist's economics correspondent, based in London. She spent three years at the Institute for Fiscal Studies, doing policy-relevant economic research on the British state pension system and public finances, and before that worked as a policy adviser at HM Treasury. She has an undergraduate degree and MPhil in economics from the University of Cambridge.

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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