Stephen C. Freidheim Symposium on Global Economics

About the Symposium

This endowed annual symposium was established in 2008 through the generosity of a gift from CFR member Stephen C. Freidheim, chief investment officer and senior managing partner of Cyrus Capital Partners. The symposium addresses any of a broad spectrum of issues affecting Wall Street and international economics.

Events

Economics

This is the third and final session of the Stephen C. Freidheim Symposium on Global Economics. 

Economics

This is the second session of the Stephen C. Freidheim Symposium on Global Economics.   

Economics

This is the keynote session of the Stephen C. Freidheim Symposium on Global Economics. 

United States

Arminio Fraga, former president at the Central Bank of Brazil, Jacob A. Frenkel, former governor at the Bank of Israel, Philipp Hildebrand, former chairman at the Swiss National Bank, and CFR Distinguished Fellow and Former Bank of England Governor Mervyn King join Roger C. Altman, former deputy secretary at the U.S. Department of the Treasury, to discuss their experiences as central bankers and insights into past financial crises.

United States

Author Liaquat Ahamed, CFR Adjunct Senior Fellow and Citigroup Global Chief Economist Willem Buiter, and NYU's Professor of Economics Mark Gertler, join CFR Senior Fellow Sebastian Mallaby to discuss the history of the Federal Reserve and its future.

United States

Stanley Fischer, vice chairman of the board of governors at the Federal Reserve System, joins CFR Board Member Laurence D. Fink to discuss how the Federal Reserve System has evolved over time, and challenges for the future.

Budget, Debt, and Deficits

United States

Economic Crises

Economic Crises

Financial Markets

Trade