Seminars

3/24 Seminar: Fallout from the Subprime Lending Crisis – Repercussions for Homeowners and Lenders

Monday, March 24th, 2008

Panel:
Kathleen Day, Vice President, Center for Responsible Lending
Jonathan Miller, Professional Staff Member, Senate Banking Committee

6/28 Seminar: How High Gasoline Prices Need To Go Into Order to Substantially Impact The Use and Construction of Public Transportation

Thursday, June 28th, 2007

Panel:
Ed Tennyson, Pennsylvania Deputy Secretary of Transportation (ret.)
Ross Capon, Executive Director, National Association of Railroad Passengers
Clifford Winston, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution

4/24 Seminar: The Economics of Annuities: Social Security Reform and 401(k) Plans

Tuesday, April 24th, 2007

Panel:
Sandy Mackenzie, staff member, International Monetary Fund
J. Mark Iwry, Brookings Institution and Retirement Security Project
John A. Turner, Pension Policy Consultant

2/20 Seminar: Crises in Health Care and Health Insurance in the U.S. and Possible Solutions

Tuesday, February 20th, 2007

Panel:
David Auerbach, Principal Analyst, Health and Human Resources Division, Congressional Budget Office
Molly Voris, Senior Policy Analyst, Health Division, Center for Best Practices, National Governors Association
John Rother, Director, Policy and Strategy, AARP

10/10 Seminar: The Economics of Global Warming

Tuesday, October 10th, 2006

Panel:
Terry Dinan, Congressional Budget Office
Glen Sweetnam, Department of Energy

6/21 Seminar: Public Transportation in an Age of Energy Shortages and Traffic Congestion

Wednesday, June 21st, 2006

Panel:
Dr. Zachary Schrag, Assistant Professor of History, George Mason University
Ross Capon, Executive Director, National Association of Railroad, Passengers

Discussant:
David Johnson, Assistant Director, National Association of Railroad Passengers

9/27 Seminar: Corruption and Economic Development – Problems and Progress

Tuesday, September 27th, 2005

Panel:
Hon. Enaruna E. Imohe, Economic Minister, Embassy of Nigeria
Dr. Daniel Kaufmann, Director of Global Programs, World Bank Institute

3/22 Seminar: Tackling Social Security Reform: Three Views

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2005

Panel:
Eugene Steuerle, Senior Fellow, Urban Institute
Jagadeesh Gokhale, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute
Peter Orszag, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution
(Co-sponsored with the AARP).

1/26 Seminar: Credit Cards and Financial Institution Abuse. How bad is the situation and what can be done?

Wednesday, January 26th, 2005

Panel:
Travis Plunkett, Legislative Director, Consumer Federation of America
Linda Sherry, Editorial Director, Consumer Action
Lawrence Ausubel, Professor of Economics, University of Maryland

9/20 Seminar: Social Security Retirement Ages in OECD Countries

Monday, September 20th, 2004

Panel:
John Turner, AARP
Joseph M. Anderson, Capital Research Associates