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E.g., 03/19/2019
Earlier this month, President Trump said, “We expect to be cutting a lot of Dodd-Frank.” As President Trump considers how to manage financial regulation, lessons can be learned from how federal agencies, including the U.S.
President Trump has signed an executive order to withdraw from the negotiating process of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), and has vowed to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). These actions signal to foreign nations that the U.S. will have a very different outlook on trade under its new president.Amb.
Sheila C. Bair, former chair of the U.S. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), president of Washington College and author of “The Bullies of Wall Street: This Is How Greed Messed Up Our Economy" Bair became president of Washington College, a historic liberal arts school located on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, in August 2015.
Panelists include the book’s co-editors Keith Wailoo, the Townsend Martin Professor of History and Public Affairs; Julian Zelizer, the Malcolm Stevenson Forbes, Class of 1941 Professor of History and Public Affairs; and book contributors Uwe Reinhardt, the James Madison Professor of Political Economy and professor of economics and public affairs; a
Christensen is a leading authority on China and East Asia foreign affairs and international security. From 2006-08 he served as deputy assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific affairs at the U.S.
The Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy at the Brookings Institute provides independent, non-partisan analysis of fiscal and monetary policy issues in order to further public understanding and to improve the quality and effectiveness of those policies.
Arnaud Montebourg, a lawyer by profession, is a French politician and member of the socialist party.
Mary Schapiro, former chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, was joined in conversation by Alan Blinder, the Gordon S. Rentschler Memorial Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School. Schapiro is the School’s first annual Anna and G. Mason Morfit ’97 Distinguished Visitor.
Volcker served two terms as chairman of the Federal Reserve (1979-1987) under Presidents Carter and Reagan, where he is credited with bringing a high level of inflation to an end.