Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis | May 11, 2018 | Minneapolis, MN

Spring 2018 Institute Conference



Conference Topic

Labor Market Trends & the Future of Work


Agenda

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

Chair: Philip Jefferson, Swarthmore College

  • Katharine Abraham, The University of Maryland
  • Kerwin Charles, The University of Chicago
  • Kathryn Edin, Johns Hopkins University
  • Ivan Vidangos, Federal Reserve System Board of Governors
10:45 am – 12:45 pm
Panel 2: Breaking down Barriers to Employment

Chair: Edward Lazear, Stanford University

  • Amanda Agan, Rutgers University
  • Morris Kleiner, The University of Minnesota
  • Beth Redbird, Northwestern University
  • Aaron Sojourner, The University of Minnesota
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Luncheon Keynote
Jason Furman, Harvard University
2:45 pm – 4:45 pm
Panel 3: The Future of Work & Welfare

Chair: Sebastian Findeisen, Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute

  • William Darity, Jr., Duke University
  • Darrick Hamilton, The New School
  • Casey Mulligan, University of Chicago
  • Pascual Restrepo, Boston University
  • Maya Rossin-Slater, Stanford University

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