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Spring 2018 Institute Conference

See the agenda from the Institute's third conference.

May 11, 2018
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Spring 2018 Institute Conference


Conference Topic

Labor Market Trends & the Future of Work


Agenda

Recap the conference on the Conference Feed page.

8:35 am – 10:30 am
Panel 1: Labor Markets & Poverty [Video]

Chair: Philip Jefferson, Swarthmore College

10:45 am – 12:45 pm
Panel 2: Breaking down Barriers to Employment [Video]

Chair: Edward Lazear, Stanford University

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Luncheon Keynote [Video]
Is Government the Problem or the Solution to U.S. Labor Market Challenges?
Jason Furman, Harvard University
Prepared Presentation [pdf]
2:45 pm – 4:45 pm
Panel 3: The Future of Work & Welfare [Video]

Chair: Sebastian Findeisen, Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute


For questions, please contact mplsinstitute@mpls.frb.org