US Federal Reserve Policy: Influence and Impact on Hong Kong, Asia and the Global Economy
March 26, 2019: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Hear from leaders of the Federal Reserve Banks whose thinking and decision-making have a direct impact on markets and outcomes both in Hong Kong and around the globe.
The Hong Kong Jockey Club University of Chicago Academic Complex |
The University of Chicago Francis and Rose Yuen Campus
168 Victoria Road, Mount Davis
Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Former US Federal Reserve Governor and Chicago Booth deputy dean Randy Kroszner will lead a thought-provoking discussion on 26 March with Charlie Evans, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, and Eric Rosengren, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. You will hear these current voting members of the Federal Reserve Open Market Committee (FOMC) discuss their views on US monetary policy and what they see as key risks to the US economy and the rest of the world. The event is cohosted by the Chicago Economics Society (CES) and will commence with remarks by CES president and founder, Kevin Cheng, AM, '00, PhD, '02 (Economics), adjunct associate professor at the University of Hong Kong. Cheng previously worked for 15 years at the International Monetary Fund in Washington DC.
They will also explore the impact balance sheet reduction has had on financial conditions and important issues that the Fed confronts in determining the ultimate size and composition of its balance sheet. This is a rare opportunity in Hong Kong to hear from Federal Reserve leaders whose thinking and decision-making have a direct impact on markets and outcomes around the globe. Register now to learn more about their process and their views on US monetary policy in the near and long term.
CK Han, ’16 (AXP-15)