Archive for July, 2012

7/19 Lunch: Alex Brill, American Enterprise Institute

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

Budgetary Landscape: Cliffs, Mountains, and a Vast Wasteland

The luncheon speaker will be Alex Brill, a Research Fellow with the American Enterprise Institute.

Alex Brill, a former policy director and chief economist of the House Ways and Means Committee, also served on the staff of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers (CEA). In Congress and at the CEA, Mr. Brill worked on a variety of economic and legislative policy issues, including dividend taxation, the alternative minimum tax, international tax policy, social security reform, defined benefit pension reform, and U.S. trade policy.

At AEI, Mr. Brill studies the impact of tax policy in the U.S. economy; the fiscal, economic, and political consequences of stimulus legislation; health care reform, pharmaceutical spending, unemployment insurance reform; and financial innovation and technology.

  • Date: July 19, 2012
  • Time: 12:00 noon to 1:30pm
  • Where: Chinatown Garden, 618 H St NW Washington, DC
  • Cost: $16 for members, $25 for non-members (includes lunch)
  • Reservations: Click here
  • Metro: Gallery Place (red/green lines)

This luncheon is a joint event with the NEC.
To register for the lunch with Alex Brill on Thursday, July 19th, 2012, please go to: The National Economists Club, click on the link under upcoming events and then register using the code “AFFILIATED”.