C. Peter McColough Series on International Economics
October 10, 2013 – Present
This monthly speaker series brings the world's foremost economic policymakers and scholars to address a high-level audience from the business and financial community on current topics in international economics, such as outsourcing, monetary policy, and competition policy. This meeting series is sponsored by the Corporate Program and the Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies.
November 21, 2016
Stanley Fischer discusses monetary policy, inflation rates, growth, and the Federal Reserve's outlook on the future of the U.S. economy.
Vice Chairman, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; Former Governor, Bank of Israel
Founder and Executive Chairman, Evercore Partners, Inc.
November 8, 2016
Charles Evans discusses U.S. economic performance since the 2008 recession, long-term implications for monetary policy, and Federal Reserve strategies for growth.
President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Global Chief Economist, Citigroup, Inc.; Adjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
May 23, 2016
John C. Williams discusses evolving challenges and approaches to monetary policy, and their implications for fiscal policies aimed at enhancing long-run growth.
President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
C. Lowell Harriss Professor of Economics and Professor of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University
April 25, 2016
Yanis Varoufakis discusses the Greek economy, austerity measures in the European Union, and challenges facing the Eurozone.
Professor of Economic Theory, Faculty of Economic Sciences, University of Athens; Former Minister of Finance, Hellenic Republic
Chief Economist, Standard & Poor's
April 18, 2016
Videgaray Caso discusses the status of Mexico's economy, its relations with the United States, and its place in the world economy.
Co-Chairman, Council on Foreign Relations; Former Secretary of the U.S. Treasury
Secretary of Finance and Public Credit, Mexico
April 14, 2016
Haruhiko Kuroda discusses deflation, negative interest rates, Abenomics, and Japan’s economy.
Governor, Bank of Japan
President, Warburg Pincus LLC; Former Secretary of the U.S. Treasury; Member, Board of Directors, Council on Foreign Relations
April 11, 2016
Jacob J. Lew discusses America’s leadership in the global economy.
Secretary, U.S. Department of the Treasury
Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow For International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
February 18, 2016
Angus Deaton discusses foreign aid, global and national inequality, and globalization.
Dwight D. Eisenhower Professor of Economics and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University; 2015 Recipient, Nobel Prize in Economics
UN Correspondent and Foreign Affairs Analyst, CBS News
February 1, 2016
Stanley Fischer discusses the U.S. economy, recent economic developments, and monetary policy.
Vice Chairman, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve
Editor-at-Large, Bloomberg News