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March 8, 2019

2019 SIEPR Economic Summit

2019 SIEPR Economic Summit

Your digital privacy is under attack. Pot is legal in more than 30 states. Trade wars are being waged, and regulators are trying to keep pace with the tech giants.

This year’s SIEPR Summit will examine the economic impacts of these issues, among others, and expose how they’re playing out in government agencies and businesses. Join us on Friday, March 8, 2019, for panels and keynotes featuring top scholars, business leaders and prominent policymakers.

Thank you to our Corporate Sponsors: Dodge & Cox and Heidrick & Struggles.

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Location: 

Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center
326 Galvez St, Stanford, CA 94305

Admission: 

By invitation only. Event Registration will close once we reach capacity; this may be before the deadline of February 14.

Valet:

Complimentary valet parking available

Hotels:

Sheraton Palo Alto - $234 per night
Westin Palo Alto - $284 per night
Book your reservation online. Last day to book a hotel room at this rate is Monday, February 11th. 

Contact: 
Julia Huber
jmhuber@stanford.edu
650.725.1872

March 8, 2019

7:45am to 8:15am
Registration and continental breakfast
8:15am to 8:20am
Welcoming Remarks by Mark Duggan
Presenter(s) : 

Mark Duggan, The Trione Director of the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR), The Wayne and Jodi Cooperman Professor of Economics, Stanford University

8:20am to 9:00am
Remarks by Patrick Collison
Presenter(s) : 
Patrick Collison, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Stripe

 

Moderator: 

Nicholas Bloom, William D. Eberle Professor of Economics, Stanford University, and The Ralph Landau Senior Fellow in Economic Growth at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)

9:00am to 10:00am
Trust, Safety and Privacy in an Era of Cyber Threats
Presenter(s) : 

Alex Stamos, Adjunct Professor at the Freeman Spogli Institute, Stanford University, and former Chief Security Officer at Facebook and Yahoo

Rachel Wilson, Managing Director and Head of Wealth Management Cybersecurity at Morgan Stanley, and former senior executive at the National Security Agency (NSA)

 

Moderator: 

Nicole Perlroth, Cybersecurity Reporter at The New York Times

10:00am to 10:30am
Break
10:30am to 11:30am
The Legal Marijuana Marketplace
Presenter(s) : 

Lori Ajax, Chief of the Bureau of Cannabis Control for the State of California

Jonathan P. Caulkins, Professor of Operations Research and Public Policy at Heinz College, Carnegie Mellon University, and former Co-director of RAND's Drug Policy Research Center

 

Moderator: 

Alicia Wallace, Business Journalist, and Knight-Bagehot Fellow in Economics and Business Journalism, Columbia University 2018-2019

11:30am to 12:45pm
Trade’s Trade Winds
Presenter(s) : 

Susan Lund, Partner of McKinsey & Company

Tamara Lundgren, President and Chief Executive Officer of Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc.

Alan O. Sykes, Professor of Law, Stanford University, and Senior Fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)

 

Moderator: 

Judith L. Goldstein, Chair of the Department of Political Science and Janet M. Peck Professor of International Communication, Stanford University, and Senior Fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)

12:45pm to 1:45pm
Lunch
1:45pm to 2:45pm
Fireside Chat with Mary Callahan Erdoes
Presenter(s) : 

Mary Callahan Erdoes, Chief Executive Officer of J.P. Morgan Asset & Wealth Management

 

Moderator: 

Darrell DuffieDean Witter Distinguished Professor of Finance at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, and Senior Fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)

2:45pm to 3:45pm
Technology, Platforms and Competition
Presenter(s) : 

Carl ShapiroProfessor of the Graduate School at the Haas School of Business, University of California Berkeley, and former Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Economics at the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice

Tommaso Valletti, Chief Competition Economist of the European Commission Directorates General Competition, and Professor of Economics, Imperial College Business School and University of Rome Tor Vergata

 

Moderator: 

Greg Rosston, Director of the Public Policy Program, Stanford University, and Gordon Cain Senior Fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)

3:45pm to 4:15pm
Break and Move to Critical Issue Sessions
4:15pm to 5:15pm
Critical Issue Sessions
I. Brexit
Presenter(s) : 

Location: Fisher Conference Center - Right

Nicholas Bloom, William D. Eberle Professor of Economics, Stanford University, and The Ralph Landau Senior Fellow in Economic Growth at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)

Tom MontagChief Operating Officer of Bank of America

Moderator: 

Laura King, Global Affairs Correspondent for the Los Angeles Times


II. Emerging Economies
Presenter(s) : 

Location: Gunn–SIEPR Building (366 Galvez Street), the Koret-Taube Conference Center

Jeongmin SeongSenior Fellow at the McKinsey Global Institute

Jose UrsuaMacroeconomist at Dodge & Cox

Moderator: 

Katherine CaseyAssociate Professor of Political Economy at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, and Faculty Fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)


III. Healthcare Innovation
Presenter(s) : 

Location: Fisher Conference Center - Left

Stephen SherwinClinical Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

Heidi WilliamsAssociate Professor, MIT Department of Economics, and Trione Visiting Associate Professor at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR) 2018-2019

Moderator: 

Andrew Pollack, Biotechnology Reporter

5:15pm to 6:00pm
Reception
6:00pm to 8:15pm
Dinner and Remarks by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell
Presenter(s) : 

Jerome Powell, Chair of the Federal Reserve

 

Moderator: 

Mark Duggan, The Trione Director of the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR), The Wayne and Jodi Cooperman Professor of Economics, Stanford University