Webcast: Bailed Out or Bogged Down:
Economic Challenges Facing the Next President
1:00 p.m. EST, October 15, 2008
A press briefing and webcast hosted by the Council on Foreign Relations and the Peter S. Kalikow Center for the Study of the Presidency at Hofstra University
- Edward Alden, Bernard L. Schwartz Senior Fellow, CFR, former Washington bureau chief at the Financial Times. Latest book, The Closing of the American Border, examines U.S. visa and border policies in the wake of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. His expertise is U.S. economic competitiveness, U.S. trade policy, visa and immigration policy.
- Brad W. Setser, Fellow for Geoeconomics, CFR, applied international economist with experience at the U.S. Treasury and the International Monetary Fund. Currently examining central bank reserve growth, sovereign wealth funds, and the political implications of emerging market financing of the United States. His expertise is central bank reserves and sovereign wealth funds, IMF policy, emerging market economies.
- Moderated by Kalikow Center director, Meena Bose, PhD
A replay is available below.