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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Joseph Minarik , Senior Vice President and Director of Research, Committee for Economic Development

The US Fiscal Trainwreck


Wednesday, September 20, 2017 @ Maggiano's

Richard Bookstaber , Chief Risk Officer and Managing Director, University of California

The End of Theory


Wednesday, September 27, 2017

(Joint BCFR meeting @ Union Club)

Nicholas Burns, Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Relations,

Kennedy School of Government

American National Security in the Trump Era


Wednesday, October 11, 2017 @ Maggiano's

Joseph Hooley , Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, State Street Corporation

The Technological Reinvention of Financial Services


Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Harriet Cross , British Consul General to New England, British Consulate General Boston



THURSDAY, November 9, 2017

Michael Goodman , Professor & Executive Director of the Public Policy Center, UMass Dartmouth

The State of the State Economy in Uncertain Times


Wednesday, November 29, 2017

G. Scott Clemons , Chief Investment Strategist, Private Wealth Management, Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.

How to Allocate Your Portfolio in 2018


Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Bruce Kasman , Chief Economist and Managing Director of Global Research, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.

Global Economic Prospects in 2018


Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Pascual Restrepo , Assistant Professor, Boston University

Robots and Jobs


Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Stephen Cecchetti , Professor of International Economics, Brandeis International Business School

Regulatory Reform: A Scorecard


Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Curtis Dubay , Senior Economist, American Bankers Association

The Economic Impact of the Recently Passed Tax Reform Law


Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Dr. Joel Shulman , Managing Director, EntrepreneurShares LLC

Incorporating the Entrepreneur Factor in a Modern Portfolio



Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Igor Logvinenko , Assistant Professor of Political Science, Wellesley College

Control and Access: Kleptocratic Authoritarianism and Financial Openness in Russia


Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Mark Blyth , Eastman Professor of Political Economy, The Watson Institute for International Studies, Brown University

Global Trumpism One Year On: Flash in the Pan or Here to Stay?


Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Matt Fabian , Partner, Municipal Market Analytics

America In Decline


Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Jeffry Frieden , Professor of Government, Harvard University

The Politics of Globalization Backlash: Sources and Implications


Wednesday, May 2, 2018

 Kim WallaceManaging Director, US, Eurasia Group

Policy Trumps Politics in 2018


Tuesday, May 22, 2019

Lawrence Summers , Charles W. Eliot University Professor and President Emeritus, Harvard University

A Fireside Chat with Larry Summers

Annual Dinner