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Global Perspectives with Mark Carney

October 28, 2020 Live webcast

On October 28, Robert S. Kaplan, president and CEO of the Dallas Fed, will discuss national and global economic issues with Mark Carney, special envoy for climate action and finance at the United Nations and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s finance adviser for COP26.

When

  • Wednesday, October 28, 2020
    5–6 p.m.

Where

  • Live webcast

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Agenda

October 28, 2020
5 p.m.

Welcome

 

Mark A. Wynne
Director, Globalization Institute
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

5:05 p.m.

Moderated Conversation

 

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

Mark Carney
Special Envoy for Climate Action and Finance
United Nations
Finance Adviser
United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP26)

5:30 p.m.

Audience Q&A

6 p.m.

Adjourn

About Mark Carney

Carney is special envoy for climate action and finance at the United Nations and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s finance adviser for COP26. Carney was governor of the Bank of England from 2013 to 2020 and governor of the Bank of Canada from 2008 to 2013.

Internationally, Carney was chair of the Financial Stability Board from 2011 to 2018. He chaired the Global Economy Meeting and the Economic Consultative Committee of the Bank for International Settlements from 2018 to 2020 and was first vice chair of the European Systemic Risk Board from 2013 to 2020. He is a member of the Group of Thirty and the Foundation Board of the World Economic Forum and serves on the boards of Bloomberg Philanthropies, the Peterson Institute for International Economics and the Hoffmann Global Institute for Business and Society at global business school INSEAD.

A Canadian, Carney obtained a bachelor’s degree in economics from Harvard University and master’s and doctorate degrees in economics from Oxford University. After a 13-year career with Goldman Sachs, Carney was appointed deputy governor of the Bank of Canada in 2003 and rose to governor in February 2008.

For event and registration questions, contact Jenna Dillenback at jenna.dillenback@dal.frb.org.

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