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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Cocktail Party with NABE

David Ranson, President & Director of Research, H.C. Wainwright & Co.

“Currency Instability: Predicting Stock-Market Responses Internationally”

Federal Reserve Bank Garden Terrace


Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Megan Greene, Senior Research Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School

“A Fireside Chat with Megan Greene”

At Union Club


THURSDAY, September 19, 2019

William Overholt, PhD, Senior Research Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School

“Can Xi Jinping Succeed?”


Wednesday, October 2, 2019

James Grant, Editor, Grant’s Interest Rate Observer

“From Walter Bagehot to Jay Powell”


Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Julia Coronado, President and Founder, MacroPolicy Perspective

“Outlook for the U.S. Economy: Recession Risks Rising”


Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Parag Pathak, Professor of Microeconomics, MIT and Co-Director, NBER Working Group on Market Design

“Improving Opportunities for Public Schools: Recent Lessons from Massachusetts and Elsewhere”


Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Cathy O’Neil, Founder, O’Neil Risk Consulting & Algorithmic Auditing (ORCAA)

“Algorithmic Risk: Putting the Science into Data Science”


Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Sara Johnson, Executive Director, Global Economics, IHS Markit

“The Global Economic Outlook in a Period of Policy Uncertainty”

**Wednesday, January 9, 2020** Date Change

Paul Solman, Business and Economics Correspondent, PBS NewsHour

“The Economic Fracture and One Way to Splint It: A Discussion of the Problem and One Project to Address It”


Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Paul Sheard, PhD, Senior Fellow, 
Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, Harvard Kennedy School
"Why The Macro Policy Framework Needs An Overhaul: Lessons from Japan and the Great Recession"

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Larry Kotlikoff, Professor of Economics, Boston University

“How Stupid is MMT?”


Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Gillian Tett, Chair, Editorial Board and Editor-at-Large, US, The Financial Times

“Green Wishing or Green Washing? The rise of ESG” 

Wednesday, March 11, 2020  *WEBINAR*

Lawrence Goodman, President & Founder, Center for Financial Stability

 "International Money and Financial Markets: Implications for Investors and Officials" 

2016 Remarks: "Crisis Detection and Prevention: Implications for Investors and Officials"

**Wednesday, April 1, 2020** Date Change  CANCELLED

Jeffrey Frankel, James W. Harpel Professor of Capital Formation and Growth, Harvard Kennedy School

“Inequality in America: Achieving an Economy That Works for All”


Wednesday, April 8, 2020   CANCELLED

Judith Edersheim, MD, Co-Founder and Co-Director, and Bruce Price, MD, Chief, Department of Neurology, McLean Hospital-Center for Law, Brain & Behavior

“Cognitive Decline: Practical Benchmarks for Financial Professionals"

Wednesday, April 29, 2020    CANCELLED

Mark Blyth, William R. Rhodes ’57 Professor of International Economics, Brown University

“Global Trumpism Three Years Out: Structural Break or Mean Reversion?”


Wednesday, May 6, 2020     CANCELLED

Wednesday, May 20, 2020  *WEBINAR*

Sebastian Edwards, Henry Ford II Professor of International Economics, University of California, Los Angeles

 "American Default: The Untold Story of FDR, the Supreme Court and the Battle over Gold" 

Wednesday, June 3, 2020  *WEBINAR*

Perry Mehrling, Professor of International Political Economy, Boston University

 "Corona Crisis: Regulatory Lessons of the Stress Test"  **recording available for members only**

Annual Meeting
Thursday, August 20, 2020  *WEBINAR*

Jeremy Grantham, Long-Term Investment Strategist and Co-Founder, GMO

 "Toxins, Viruses, or Climate Change: Which Will Kill You First?"  **recording available for members only**
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