World Economic Update Series

Staff: Sebastian Mallaby, Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics
January 1, 2000 - Present

A spirited exchange among chief economists and leading financial analysts, the WEU highlights the quarter's most important signals and emerging trends. Discussions cover changes in the global marketplace with special emphasis on current economic events and their implications for U.S. policy.

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Meeting ⁄ New York

World Economic Update

Speakers James Manyika

Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company, Inc.; Member, Board of Directors, Council on Foreign Relations

, Brad W. Setser

Senior Fellow and Acting Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies, Council on Foreign Relations

, Ángel Ubide

Managing Director, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.


Presider Sebastian Mallaby

Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

September 13, 2016 7:45 a.m.-9:00 a.m.


7:45 a.m.-8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. Meeting

September 13, 2016

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Meeting ⁄ New York

World Economic Update

Speakers Lewis Alexander

Managing Director and U.S. Chief Economist, Nomura Securities International, Inc.

, Emma Dinsmore

Cofounder and Chief Executive Officer, r-squared macro

, James Grant

Owner and Editor, Grant’s Interest Rate Observer


Presider Sebastian Mallaby

Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

June 21, 2016 7:45 a.m.-9:00 a.m.


7:45 a.m.-8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. Meeting

June 21, 2016

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Meeting ⁄ New York

World Economic Update

Speakers Lewis Alexander

Managing Director and Chief U.S. Economist, Nomura Securities International Inc

, Vincent Reinhart

Managing Director and Chief U.S. Economist, Morgan Stanley

, Nemat Shafik

Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund


Presider Sebastian Mallaby

Director, Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies, and Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

October 29, 2013 8:00–8:15 a.m. - Breakfast
8:15–9:15 a.m. - Meeting

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Meeting ⁄ New York

World Economic Update – Special Edition: "After Greenspan"

Speakers Alan S. BlinderG. S. Rentschler Memorial Professor of Economics, Princeton University and former Vice-Chairman of the Federal Reserve Board, John P. LipskyVice Chairman, JPMorgan Investment Bank, Stephen S. RoachChief Economist & Managing Director, Morgan Stanley
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
January 31, 2006

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Meeting ⁄ New York

World Economic Update

Speakers Peter HooperManaging Director & Chief U.S. Economist, Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., Mickey LevyChief Economist, Bank of America, Stephen S. RoachChief Economist & Managing Director, Morgan Stanley
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
November 8, 2005

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World Economic Update

Speakers John P. LipskyVice Chairman, J.P. Morgan Investment Bank, Stephen S. RoachChief Economist & Managing Director, Morgan Stanley & Co., William C. DudleyPartner & Chief U.S. Economist, Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
June 30, 2005

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World Economic Update: Conference Edition - Whither the Dollar?

Speakers Stephen S. RoachChief Economist & Director of Global Economics, Morgan Stanley, Ethan HarrisManaging Director & Chief Economist, Lehman Brothers
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
March 11, 2005

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Transition 2005: World Economic Update Special Edition - The Administration’s Economic In-Box

Speakers Alan S. BlinderG. S. Rentschler Memorial Professor of Economics, Princeton University, R. Glenn HubbardDean and Russell L. Carson Professor of Economics and Finance, Columbia Business School
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
January 28, 2005

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World Economic Update

Speakers R. Glenn HubbardDean and Russell L. Carson Professor of Economics and Finance, Columbia Business School, Alan S. BlinderG. S. Rentschler Memorial Professor of Economics, Princeton University
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor, Georgetown University Law Center
January 28, 2005

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World Economic Update

Speakers John P. LipskyChief Economist and Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., Peter HooperManaging Director and Chief U.S. Economist, Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., Stephen S. RoachChief Economist and Director of Global Economics, Morgan Stanley
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
October 19, 2004

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World Economic Update

Speakers John P. LipskyChief Economist and Managing Director, JP Morgan Chase & Co., Mickey LevyChief Economist, Banc of America Securities LLC, Stephen S. RoachChief Economist & Director of Global Economics, Morgan Stanley
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Geogetown University Law Center
June 2, 2004

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World Economic Update

Speakers Peter HooperManaging Director and Chief U.S. Economist, Deutsche Bank Securities, Inc., David ReslerChief Economist, Nomura Securities, William C. DudleyManaging Director & Chief US Economist, Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
March 4, 2004

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World Economic Update

Speakers Ian MorrisChief U.S. Economist, HSBC, Stephen S. RoachChief Economist and Director of Global Economics, Morgan Stanley, William C. DudleyManaging Director & Chief U.S. Economist, Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
December 4, 2003

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World Economic Update

Speakers John P. LipskyChief Economist & Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Chase, Stephen S. RoachChief Economist and Director of Global Economics, Morgan Stanley
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
September 30, 2003

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World Economic Update

Speakers John P. LipskyChief Economist and Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Chase and Co., Lewis AlexanderManaging Director, Citigroup, Stephen S. RoachChief Economist and Director of Global Economics, Morgan Stanley
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
June 17, 2003

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World Economic Update

Speakers Ethan HarrisChief U.S. Economist, Lehman Brothers, Stephen S. RoachChief Economist and Director of Global Economics, Morgan Stanley and Co., William C. DudleyManaging Director and Chief US Economist, Goldman, Sachs and Company
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor, Georgetown University Law Center
April 4, 2003

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World Economic Update

Speakers John P. LipskyChief Economist and Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Chase and Co., Maury HarrisManaging Director and Chief Economist for the Americas, UBS Warburg, Stephen S. RoachChief Economist and Director of Global Economics, Morgan Stanley
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
January 10, 2003

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World Economic Update

Speakers Peter HooperManaging Director, Chief U.S. Economist, Deutsche Bank Securities, Bruce SteinbergChief Economist, Merrill Lynch & Co, Inc., Stephen S. RoachChief Economist & Director of Global Economics, Morgan Stanley and Co.
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
October 3, 2002

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World Economic Update

Speakers John P. LipskyChief Economist and Managing Director, J.P. Morgan & Chase Co., Stephen S. RoachChief Economist & Director of Global Economics, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter, Bruce SteinbergChief Economist, Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
June 5, 2002

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World Economic Update (DC)

Speakers David R. MalpassChief Global Economist, Bear, Stearns & Co., William C. DudleyManaging Director & Chief U.S. Economist, Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
May 30, 2002

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World Economic Update IX

Speakers William C. DudleyVice President & Senior Economist, Goldman, Sachs & Company, John P. LipskyChief Economist & Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., Bruce SteinbergChief Economist, Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
March 27, 2002

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World Economic Update VIII

Speakers William DuddleyVice President & Senior Economist, Goldman, Sachs & Company, John P. LipskyChief Economist & Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
January 17, 2002

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World Economic Update VII

Speakers William C. DudleyVice President & Senior Economist, Goldman, Sachs & Company, Stephen S. RoachChief Economist & Director of Global Economics, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter, Bruce SteinbergChief Economist, Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
December 11, 2001

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World Economic Update VI

Speakers John P. LipskyChief Economist and Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Chase & Company, Stephen S. RoachChief Economist and Director of Global Economics Analysis, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter and Co., Diane SwonkDirector of Economics, Chief Economist, and Senior Vice President, Bank One
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
October 5, 2001

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World Economic Update V

Speakers John P. LipskyChief Economist and Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Chase Corporation, David R. MalpassChief International Economist, Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc, Stephen S. RoachChief Economist and Director of Global Economics, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor, Georgetown University Law Center
April 12, 2001

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World Economic Update IV

Speakers David R. MalpassChief International Economist, Bear Sterns & Co., John P. LipskyChief Economist and Managing Director, The Chase Manhattan Corporation, Stephen S. RoachChief Economist and Director of Global Economics, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
November 17, 2000

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World Economic Update: Emerging Markets 2000

Speakers David R. MalpassChief International Economist, Bear Stearns & Co., Inc., John P. LipskyChief Economist and Managing Director, The Chase Manhattan Corporation, Bruce SteinbergChief Economist, Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor, Georgetown University Law Center
April 18, 2000

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World Economic Update—The State of the World Economy

Speakers David R. MalpassChief International Economist, Bear, Stearns & Co., Inc., John P. LipskyChief Economist and Managing Director, the Chase Manhattan Corporation, Bruce SteinbergChief Economist, Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor, Georgetown University Law Center
January 11, 2000

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World Economic Update Series

Speakers Bruce SteinbergChief Economist, Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc., Gail D. FoslerSenior Vice President and Chief Economist, The Conference Board, John P. LipskyChief Economist and Managing Director, The Chase Manhattan Corporation
Presider Daniel K. TarulloProfessor, Georgetown University Law Center
October 19, 1999

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World Economic Update III

Speakers Arturo C. PorzecanskiManaging Director and Americas Chief Economist, ING Baring, John P. LipskyChief Economist and Managing Director, The Chase Manhattan Bank, Bruce SteinbergChief Economist, Merrill Lynch & Co. Inc.
Presider Daniel K. TarulloLinda J. Wachner Senior Fellow of U.S. Foreign Economic Policy, Council of Foreign Relations
May 25, 1999

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World Economic Update II

Speakers John P. LipskyChief Economist, The Chase Manhattan Bank; Director, Chase Global Bank, Maureen AllynChief Economist and Managing Director, Scudder Kemper Investments, Inc., Roger M. KubarychManaging Member & Chief Investment Officer, Kaufman & Kubarych Advisors, LLC
Presider Daniel K. TarulloLinda J. Wachner Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Economic Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
February 17, 1999

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World Economic Update I

Speakers John P. LipskyChief Economist, The Chase Manhattan Bank; Director of Research, Chase Global Bank, David M. JonesVice Chairman, Aubrey G. Lanston & Co., Inc., Bruce SteinbergChief Economist, Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.
Presider Daniel K. Tarullo
November 17, 1998

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