Bradley Distinguished Lecture Series
Upcoming Event:The Economic Outlook in the US and Europe
George F. Baker Professor of Economics and Harvard University and
President Emeritus of the National Bureau of Economic Research
Thursday, October 4, 2012
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. (Lunch served)
924 East Wells Street
$40 per person or $400/Table of 10
Why has the US recovery been so weak? What are the prospects for the year ahead and beyond? Why is the Eurozone in crisis? What policies are the European governments pursuing? Will the Euro survive? Dr. Martin Feldstein will offer his insights, analysis and opinions on these issues which have profound implications for the global economy..
Dr. Martin Feldstein is the George F. Baker Professor of Economics at Harvard University and President Emeritus of the National Bureau of Economic (NBER). He served as President and CEO of NBER from 1977-1982 and 1984-2008. He continues as a Research Associate of the NBER. The NBER is a private, nonprofit research organization that has specialized for more than 80 years in producing nonpartisan studies of the American economy.
From 1982 through 1984, Dr. Feldstein was Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers and President Reagan's chief economic adviser. He served as President of the American Economic Association in 2004. In 2006, President Bush appointed him to be a member of the President''s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board. In 2009, President Obama appointed him to be a member of the President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board.
Dr. Feldstein has been a director of several public corporations. He is also an economic adviser to several businesses and government organizations in the United States and abroad. He is a regular contributor to the Wall Street Journal and other publications. Martin Feldstein is a graduate of Harvard College and Oxford University.
Sponsored by UWM's Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business and the Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation.
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Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
P.O. Box 742
Milwaukee WI 53201