We will be hosting an expert conference call tomorrow, December 18th, at 1:30pm EST featuring Professor John B. Taylor of Stanford University. Professor Taylor is a highly regarded scholar known for his research on the foundations of modern monetary theory and policy, which has been applied by central banks and financial market analysts around the world. In the call entitled, Will Monetary Policy Take Us Over the Fiscal Cliff?, Professor Taylor will discuss our nation's current fiscal situation and the policy actions that are essential to augment our economy.
Please dial in 5-10 minutes prior to the 1:30pm EST start time using the number provided below. A link to the presentation will be distributed before the call, if you have any further questions email .
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- Conference Code: 485213#
KEY TOPICS WILL INCLUDE:
- Economic problems still remain detrimental to the nation's economic stability following the Presidential Election
- Continued policy to not deleverage has hindered economic growth
- Fiscal, regulatory, and monetary
- A drag will continue even if the fiscal cliff is avoided
- Risks are two sided
- A change in policy will bring back strong growth and stability
ABOUT JOHN TAYLOR:
- Currently a Professor of Economics at Stanford University and a Senior Fellow in Economics at the Hoover Institution
- Formerly served on the President's Council of Economic Advisers and as a member of the Congressional Budget Office's Panel of Economic Advisers
- Served as Under Secretary of Treasury for International Affairs from 2001- 2005
- Oversight of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank
- Responsible for coordinating financial policy with the G-7 countries
- Accredited author, his latest the winner of the 2012 Hayek Prize, entitled: "First Principles: Five Keys to Restoring Americas' Prosperity"
- Received numerous awards for his work as a researcher, public servant, and teacher
- Awarded the Alexander Hamilton Award for his overall leadership at the U.S. Treasury, the Treasury Distinguished Service Award for designing and implementing the currency reforms in Iraq, and the Medal of the Republic of Uruguay for his work in resolving the 2002 financial crisis