Challenges for the Fed and the Economy in Giving Up Slowly -- Quantitative Easing

December 11, 2013

A Georgetown on the Hill Seminar, December 12 

Washington, D.C. – The Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy will present “Challenges for the Fed and the Economy in Giving Up Slowing – Quantitative Easing” December 12 as part of its Georgetown on the Hill Series.

The discussion will feature:

- Alice Rivlin, Senior Fellow in Economic Studies, Brookings Institution and Visiting Professor, McCourt School of Public Policy, Georgetown University

- Joseph Gagnon, Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute

- Harry Holzer, Professor, McCourt School of Public Policy, Georgetown University

- Robert Shapiro, Chairman, Sonecon LLC and Senior Policy Scholar, Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy

The Georgetown on the Hill Series brings the Georgetown Center’s work to Capitol Hill for tutorials on issues that are gaining visibility in Congress. These events foster collaboration and dialogue between academics and policy-makers crafting legislation. Frequently, members of Congress participate in these events and offer opening remarks before guest speakers and panelists. Follow the conversation on Twitter at #GtownontheHill

WHEN:

Thursday, December 12, 2013
12-1:30 p.m.
Lunch will be served

WHERE:

Rayburn House Office Building
45 Independence Avenue Southwest
Room B-369
Washington, D.C., DC 20515

RSVP:

http://www.eventbrite.com/e/challenges-for-the-fed-and-the-economy-in-giving-up-slowly-tickets-9260605721

Media interested in attending the event should contact Caitlin Kizielewicz at (703) 519-1600 x104 or at ckizielewicz@livewiredc.com

About the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy

The Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy is an academic, non-partisan research center whose mission is to engage scholars, business people and policymakers in relevant inquiries and dialogue to impact key business, economic and public policy issues confronting American and international businesses today. Housed at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, the Georgetown Center was created in 2002 to encourage thoughtful discussion and to document and disseminate knowledge on a range of issues in the public interest. Learn more at http://cbpp.georgetown.edu. Follow on Twitter @GeorgetownCBPP

About Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business provides a transformational education through classroom and experiential learning, preparing students to graduate as principled leaders in service to business and society. Through numerous centers, initiatives, and partnerships, Georgetown McDonough seeks to create a meaningful impact on business practice through both research and teaching. All academic programs provide a global perspective, woven through the undergraduate and graduate curriculum in a way that is unique to Washington, D.C. – the nexus of world business and policy – and to Georgetown University’s connections to global partner organizations and a world-wide alumni network. Founded in 1957, Georgetown McDonough is home to some 1,400 undergraduates, 1,000 MBA students, and 1,200 participants in executive degree and open enrollment programs. Learn more at http://msb.georgetown.edu. Follow us on Twitter @msbgu.