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Global Perspectives with Kevin Warsh

A Speaker Series by the Globalization Institute at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

June 21, 2017 Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

On June 21, Robert S. Kaplan, president and CEO of the Dallas Fed, will discuss issues facing the nation and global economy with Kevin Warsh, former member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.

When

  • June 21, 2017
    5:30–7 p.m.

Where

  • Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
    2200 N. Pearl St.
    Dallas, TX 75201
  • Directions

Registration

  • The event is by invitation only. However, if you are interested in attending, please contact Dawn Williamson at dawn.williamson@dal.frb.org.

Agenda

Wednesday, June 21, 2017  

5:30 p.m.

Registration and Reception

6:00 p.m.

Welcome

 

Mark Wynne
Director, Globalization Institute
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

6:05 p.m.

Moderated Conversation

 

Robert S. Kaplan
President and CEO
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Kevin Warsh
Shepard Family Distinguished Visiting Fellow in Economics
Hoover Institution
Lecturer
Stanford Graduate School of Business

6:30 p.m.

Audience Q&A

6:55 p.m.

Closing Remarks

About Kevin Warsh

Warsh serves as the Shepard Family Distinguished Visiting Fellow in Economics at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution and lecturer at the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

He advises several private and public companies, including UPS, where he serves on the board of directors. Warsh is a member of the Group of Thirty (G-30) and the President’s Strategic and Policy Forum.

Warsh conducts extensive research in the field of economics and finance. He issued an independent report to the Bank of England proposing reforms in the conduct of monetary policy in the U.K. Parliament adopted the report’s recommendations.

Warsh was a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System from 2006 to 2011. He served as the Federal Reserve's representative to the Group of Twenty (G-20) and as the Board’s emissary to the emerging and advanced economies in Asia. In addition, he was administrative governor, managing and overseeing the Board’s operations, personnel and financial performance.

Prior to his appointment to the Board, Warsh served as special assistant to the president for economic policy and as executive secretary of the White House National Economic Council. Previously, he was a member of the mergers and acquisitions department at Morgan Stanley & Co. in New York, serving as vice president and executive director.

Warsh earned an AB from Stanford University and a JD from Harvard Law School.