Two senior leaders from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York will be presenting “Outlook on the Economy: National and Regional Perspectives” on January 13, 2017, at 8:30 a.m. in the Fury Lecture Hall in the Prusmack Center. Registration and continental breakfast begins at 8 a.m.
Joseph Tracy, executive vice president and senior advisor to the president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Jason Bram, research officer, Regional Analysis Function will be speaking about the latest economic indicators.
Tracy is the chair of the Regulatory Oversight Committee for the Global Legal Entity Identifier System (GLEIS). His primary research interests include unions and collective bargaining, as well as housing and urban economics. Previously, Tracy was an associate professor at Yale University and Columbia University.
Bram’s research and analysis focuses on the U.S. economy, with a primary emphasis on the Federal Reserve’s Second District, which includes New York State, northern New Jersey and southwestern Connecticut, as well as Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. He produces the regional Beige Book reports, and uses monthly business surveys to monitor and analyze current and emerging economic trends and issues of concern.
The event is free and open to the public. It will be held in the Fury Lecture Hall in the Prusmack Center at 3 Campus Drive, Blauvelt, NY. RSVP online at dc.edu/events/outlook2017 or by calling 845-848-7401.