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March 10, 2017

SIEPR Economic Summit 2017

SIEPR Economic Summit 2017

Summit
Admission: 

By invitation only

Contact: 
Ellen Moore
(650) 724-9278
esmoore@stanford.edu

Dodge & CoxHeidrick & Struggles

March 10, 2017

9:00am to 9:15am
Welcoming Remarks
Presenter(s) : 

Mark Duggan, The Trione Director of SIEPR; The Wayne and Jodi Cooperman Professor of Economics, Stanford University

9:15am to 10:15am
Session I
A Conversation with Ruth Porat
Presenter(s) : 

Ruth Porat, Chief Financial Officer, Alphabet Inc. and Google Inc.

Moderator: 

Mark Duggan, The Trione Director of SIEPR; The Wayne and Jodi Cooperman Professor of Economics, Stanford University

10:15am to 11:30am
Session II
The Economic and Policy Outlook in Asia
Presenter(s) : 

Jin-Yong Cai, Partner & Head of TPG Strategic Infrastructure, TPG Capital

Shang-Jin Wei, N. T. Wang Professor of Chinese Business and Economy, Columbia Business, Columbia University

Moderator: 

Helen Qiao, Managing Director and Chief Greater China Economist, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

11:30am to 12:30pm
Lunch
12:30pm to 1:30pm
Lunch Keynote
Reflections on National Security in a Changing World
Presenter(s) : 

Stephen Hadley, Former National Security Adviser to President George W. Bush; Principal, RiceHadleyGates, LLC

Moderator: 

Katherine Casey, Associate Professor of Political Economy, Stanford Graduate School of Business, Stanford University; SIEPR Faculty Fellow

1:30pm to 2:45pm
Session IV
The On-Demand Economy
Presenter(s) : 
Diana Farrell, President and CEO, JPMorgan Chase Institute
Travis Kalanick, CEO and Co-Founder, Uber
Moderator: 

Jonathan Levin, Philip H. Knight Professor and Dean of Stanford Graduate School of Business, Stanford University; SIEPR Senior Fellow

2:45pm to 3:05pm
Break
3:05pm to 4:20pm
Session V
What We Saw at the Evolution: The Ever-Changing Business of Entertainment
Presenter(s) : 
Brooks Barnes, Senior Staff Writer, The New York Times
Jeff Small, President and Co-CEO, Amblin Partners
Moderator: 

Matthew Gentzkow, Professor of Economics, Stanford University; SIEPR Senior Fellow

4:20pm to 4:40pm
Break
4:40pm to 5:50pm
Critical Issue Sessions
I. The Future of Financial Regulation
Presenter(s) : 

Kathleen Casey, Senior Advisor, Patomak Global Parners

Michael Barr, Roy F. and Jean Humphrey Proffitt Professor of Law, University of Michigan Law School

Moderator: 

Steve Kohlhagen, SIEPR Advisory Board


II. Rebuilding America's Infrastructure
Presenter(s) : 

Bob Hellman, Managing Director & CEO, American Infrastructure MLP Funds; SIEPR Advisory Board

Megan Matson, Partner, Table Rock Capital

Paul Rosenstiel, Chair, California Budget & Policy Center; Retired Managing Director, Public Finance Department, Stifel, Nicolaus & Co.

Moderator: 

Michael Bennon, Managing Director, Stanford Global Projects Center, Stanford University


III. Tax Reform in 2017 and Beyond
Presenter(s) : 

Alan Auerbach, Robert D. Burch Professor of Economics and Law; Director, Robert D. Burch Center for Tax Policy and Public Finance, UC Berkeley

Keith Hennessey, Lecturer, Stanford Graduate School of Business, Stanford University

Moderator: 

Mark Wolfson, Managing Partner, Jasper Ridge Partners; SIEPR Advisory Board

6:00pm to 6:45pm
Reception
6:45pm to 9:00pm
Dinner and Keynote Speaker
Responsible Nationalism: An American International Economic Policy Agenda
Presenter(s) : 

Lawrence Summers, Charles W. Eliot University Professor, Harvard University 

Moderator: 

John Shoven, Charles R. Schwab Professor of Economics, Stanford University; Buzz and Barbara McCoy Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution; Senior Fellow and Director Emeritus, SIEPR