3/8: NEC w/ SGE: William Gale, Brookings Institution

  • 08 Mar 2012
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • NAM Offices, 1331 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Suite #600, METRO: Federal Triangle

Registration is closed

William Gale

Arjay and Frances Miller Chair in Federal Economic Policy

  "The Fiscal Outlook and Options for Reform: No News is Bad News" 

The presentation will discuss the federal fiscal outlook, the impacts of deficits on the economy, and options for fiscal reform

William Gale is the Arjay and Frances Miller Chair in Federal Economic Policy in the Economic Studies Program at the Brookings Institution.  His research focuses on tax policy, fiscal policy, pensions and saving behavior.  He is co-director of the Tax Policy Center, a joint venture of the Brookings Institution and the Urban Institute.  He is also director of the Retirement Security Project.  From 2006 to 2009, he served as Vice President of Brookings and Director of the Economic Studies Program.  Gale attended Duke University and the London School of Economics and received his Ph.D. from Stanford University in 1987.


Note:  Registration is open through Wednesday, 3-7-12.  Anyone desiring to attend after this date will just walk in at the door, but cannot be guaranteed the lunch will be available.  (Please wait to check in until all prepaid or reserved people have checked in for seating)

Metro:  Federal Triangle

Press:  Please email :info@national-economists.org with your attendance status and the date of attendance. It will be assumed that lunch is NOT requested.   If lunch is requested, please contact me in advance, prior to the date of the event, for registration and payment instructions.
Credit Card payment is non refundable but you may substitute someone in your place for attendance.