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The Atlantic’s Economy Summit Explores Trade, Tax, Debt, and Budget

TAeconomysummitTaking place now is The Atlantic’s third annual Economy Summit at the Capital Hilton. FishbowlDC editor Patrick is on the ground soaking up all of our economic woes. For those of you who wish you were with him (don’t we all ;) ), you can tune in via the Atlantic’s live stream.

And the day’s remaining schedule below…

11:00 am Outlooks on the Domestic Economy

  • Moderated by: Derek Thompson, Senior Editor, The Atlantic
  • Jared Bernstein, Senior Fellow, Center for Budget and Policy Priorities
  • Heather Boushey, Chief Economist and Director, The Washington Center for Equitable Growth
  • Bill Hoagland, Senior Vice President, Bipartisan Policy Center
  • Maya MacGuineas, President, Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget
  • Yves Smith, Publisher, Naked Capitalism; Author, ECONned: How Unenlightened Self Interest Undermined Democracy and Corrupted Capitalism

11:50 am Interview

  • Grover Norquist, Founder and President, Americans for Tax Reform
  • Interviewed by: Derek Thompson

12:40 pm Presentation

  • Richard Vague, Chairman, The Governor’s Woods Foundation
  • Steve Clemons, Washington Editor at Large, The Atlantic

1:00 pm Interview

  • The Hon. Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative, Executive Office of the President
  • Interviewed By: Edward Luce, Chief U.S. Commentator, The Financial Times

1:30 pm Interview

  • The Hon. Alice Rivlin, former Director, Congressional Budget Office; former Vice Chairman, Federal Reserve Board; former Director, Office of Management and Budget; Senior Fellow, The Brookings Institution
  • Interviewed by: Derek Thompson

2:00 pm Interview

  • Ambassador João Vale De Almeida, Ambassador of the European Union to the United States
  • Interviewed By: Peter Beinart, Contributing Editor, The Atlantic

2:20 pm Interview

  • The Hon. Judd Gregg, former Governor, New Hampshire; former Chairman, United States Senate Budget Committee
  • Interviewed by: Michael Hirsh, National Correspondent, National Journal

2:50 pm Interview

  • The Hon. Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director, Office of Management and Budget, Executive Office of the President
  • Interviewed by: Margaret Carlson, Columnist, Bloomberg View

3:20 pm Interview

  • The Hon. Sheila Bair, former Chair, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; Senior Advisor, Pew Charitable Trusts
  • Interviewed by: Deborah Solomon, Reporter, The Wall Street Journal

3:50 pm Interview

  • Jason Furman, Chair, White House Council of Economic Advisers
  • Interviewed by: Peter Beinart

4:20 pm Interview

  • Richard Trumka, President, AFL-CIO
  • Interviewed by: Steve Clemons
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