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Event Materials - 2012
Materials from 2012 events are here. Use the links on the left to find material from previous years. Learn more about NEC podcasts here.
December 17 - Annual Dinner
December 6, 2012 - Economics and the Race for Global Advantage
Robert Atkinson ITIF.
November 29, 2012 - How Does the Current Business Cycle Inform the Long-Run Outlook?
November 27, 2012- Dealing with the Fiscal Deficit
Martin Feldstein, Harvard University
November 16, 2012 - Prospects for Tax Reform
Columnist, Blogger, Contributor, The Fiscal Times
October 2, 2012 - The Economics of Wine
Stephen Chaikind, Johns Hopkins University
September 27, 2012 - "Economic and Auto Industry Update"
Ford Motor Corporation
and Former President of NABE, 2007-2008
September 20, 2012 - “Federal Tax Reform and State and Local Revenues”
Kim Rueben, Urban Institute
September 13, 2012 - "RED INK: Inside the High-Stakes Politics of the Federal Budget"
David Wessel, Wall Street Journal Economics Editor and Author
September 6, 2012 - Building up or Falling off a (Fiscal) Cliff? The Economic Outlook for Construction
July 26 - Ben Bernanke's economy: Can the Fed deliver Morning in America?
Ryan Avent, Economics Correspondent for The Economist
July 19, 2012 - Budgetary Landscape: Cliffs, Mountains, and a Vast Wasteland
Alex Brill Research Fellow, American Enterprise Institute
July 12, 2012 - Risk, Equality, and Economic Narratives
Special Correspondent, Newsweek, Daily Beast
Formerly, Senior Editor, The Atlantic Monthly
June 29, 2012 - What Should the Winners of 2012 Do in 2013?
May 31, 2012 - Policy Analysis With CGE Models: Can It Contribute? Can It Be Understood?
May 24, 2012 - An Economic Analysis of Drug Legalization
May 17, 2012 - A Look at the World Economy
Olivier Blanchard, Economic Counselor and Director Research Dept, IMF Professor of Economics, MIT
May 10, 2012 - "The Rise of Asia and The New Economic Order"
May 3, 2012 - Why The Eurozone Crisis is Not Over
April 26, 2012 - Restructuring Prudential Bank Regulation to Make it Work
April 19, 2012 - Implementation of Dodd Frank Reform and What Impact Could the Elections Have on Reform
Candida Wolff, Executive Vice President, Global Government Affair,s Citigroup
April 12, 2012 - Clear Communications and Monetary Policy
April 10, 2012 - Crisis and Recovery: Reflections on the Eurozone from a Netherlands Perspective
April 5, 2012 - Harvesting Intangible Assets: Making the Most of Intellectual Property Management
March 29, 2012 - Productivity Puzzles and the Recovery
March 22, 2012 - Retail Automotive in a Slow-Growth Economy
March 8, 2012 - Fiscal Therapy: A Rehab Program for America's Debt Addiction
March 1, 2012 - The Outlook for the Washington Area Economy
Feb 23, 2012 - India’s Unusual Economic Past and Uncertain Economic Future
February 16, 2012 - From Financial Crisis to Stagnation: The Destruction of Shared Prosperity and the Role of Economics
February 9, 2012 - Budget and Economic Outlook: Fiscal Years 2012 to 2022
February 2, 2012 - Year of the Political Economy. How will Housing Fare?
January 26, 2012 - Unraveling the Euro Crisis
January 19, 2012 - The Slowdown in Medicare Spending Growth: What Does it Mean?
January 12, 2012 - The Global Manufacturing Outlook
January 5, 2012 - When Europe Sneezes
Ethan Harris, Bank of America
National Economists Club
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