SIEPR Policy Forum - Getting People Hired
SIEPR Gunn Building
Koret-Taube Conference Center
366 Galvez St.
Stanford, CA 94305
Getting People Hired: What’s Working, What Needs to Change?
Thursday, November 11, 2010
Session I: Are Green Jobs a Mirage, or the Heart of the New Economy?: An "Oxford-Style" Debate
Dan Reicher, former Asst. Secretary of Energy, Director of Climate Change and Energy Initiatives, Google
Andrew Morriss, Professor of Law, University of Alabama
Robert Pollin, Professor of Economics, University of Massachusetts
Roger Noll, Professor Emeritus of Economics, Stanford University
Friday, November 12, 2010
Session II: A Jobs Overview: Where Are We Now?
Betsey Stevenson, Chief Economist, Department of Labor, live from Washington D.C.
Session III: The Trouble Spots
David Crane, Senior Adviser, Governor Schwarzenegger, "Consumer Debt, State & Local Government"
Session IV: Jobs and the Global Market
Nick Hope, Director, Stanford Center for International Development, "China and U.S. Jobs"
John Zysman, Professor of Economics, UC Berkeley, "The Service Revolution"
Session V: The Fiscal Crisis and the Labor Market
Edward Lazear, Former Chair of the White House Council of Economic Advisors & Professor, Stanford Business School
Session VI: Successful Careers in a Global Market
Management Consulting and the Knowledge Market
Lenny Mendonca, Senior Partner, McKinsey & Co., Director of the McKinsey Global Institute
Chris DiGiorgio, California Managing Director, Accenture
Technology and Social Media
Laura Ipsen, Vice President, Cisco
Elliot Schrage, Vice President, Facebook