President Obama Adviser – Christina Romer

President Obama Adviser – Christina Romer

  • McCarthey Athletic Center, 801 N Cincinnati
  • 11:45-1:15
  • $100 includes lunch

The Garff B. Wilson Professor of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley, will discuss “In the Wake of Disaster: The Great Recession in Historical Perspective” as Gonzaga University’’ Visiting James R. Jundt Professor of Economics at the 25th Economics Symposium and Luncheon. A networking social from 11-11:45 a.m. The lecture will compare the severity of the initial economic shocks of the 2008 financial crisis, such as the housing collapse, to the Great Depression of the 1930s. It will address the success of resulting monetary and fiscal policy responses, and economic reform. Purchase tickets at http://www.gonzaga.edu/Academics/Colleges-and-Schools/School-of-Business-Administration/sbaevents/