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March 14, 2014 - 12:00am

SIEPR Economic Summit 2014

SIEPR Economic Summit 2014

Moderator: Steven Kohlhagen, SIEPR Advisory Board Member



Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center


By invitation only

March 14, 2014

7:30am to 8:00am
Registration and Breakfast
8:00am to 9:00am
Opening Remarks
Presenter(s) : 

Salman Khan, Founder and Executive Director, Khan Academy

9:00am to 10:20am
Session I
Implementation of the Affordable Care Act
Presenter(s) : 

Henry Aaron, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution; SIEPR Advisory Board Member  

Katherine Baicker, Professor, Health Economics, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health  

Mark Duggan, Professor, Business Economics and Public Policy and Professor, Health Care Management, Wharton, University of Pennsylvania


10:40am to 12:00pm
Session II
Adjusting Institutions for Longer Lifetimes
Presenter(s) : 

James Poterba, President, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); Mitsui Professor of Economics, MIT; SIEPR Advisory Board member  

John Shoven, The Trione Director of SIEPR; Charles R. Schwab Professor of Economics  


12:45pm to 1:45pm
Lunch Remarks:
The State of the Russian Economy
Presenter(s) : 

Sergei Guriev, Visiting Professor, Sciences Po in Paris; Professor of Economics, New Economic School in Moscow  

Condoleezza Rice, Denning Professor in Global Business and the Economy, Thomas and Barbara Stephenson Senior Fellow on Public Policy, Hoover Institution; Professor of Political Science; SIEPR Advisory Board Member


2:00pm to 3:00pm
Session III
Outlook on the Economy
Presenter(s) : 

Pat Gelsinger, CEO, VMware, Inc.  

Shantanu Narayen, CEO, Adobe Systems, Inc.

3:00pm to 4:00pm
Session IV
Observations on the Budget
Presenter(s) : 

Leon Panetta, Chairman, Panetta Institute; Former Secretary of Defense


4:30pm to 5:45pm
Critical Issues
Session I: Government and the Mortgage Market - The Impact on Housing
Presenter(s) : 

Kenneth Bacon, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Rail

Field Partners Frank Nothaft, Vice President and Chief Economist, Freddie Mac

Ron Sturzenegger, Legacy Asset Servicing Executive, Bank of America


Eugene Shanks, Director, Freddie Mac, ACE Ltd.; SIEPR Advisory Board Member


Session II: Will Pension Obligations Sink Our Cities?
Presenter(s) : 

Karol Denniston, Partner, Schiff Hardin Law Firm

Tom Lockard, Managing Director, Public Finance, Stifel Nicolaus

Joshua Rauh, Professor of Finance, Stanford Graduate School of Business; Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution and SIEPR


Joe Nation, Professor of the Practice of Public Policy, Stanford University

Session III: Corporate Governance
Presenter(s) : 

Susan Bostrom, Former Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Cisco Systems; SIEPR Advisory Board Member  

Mary Cranston, Retired Senior Partner and Immediate Past Chair, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP  

Michael Klausner, Nancy and Charles Munger Professor of Business and Professor of Law, Stanford Law School


Chairman, The Lovell Group; SIEPR Advisory Board Member


Session IV: China's Economic Outlook
Presenter(s) : 

Feng Deng, Founding General Partner, Northern Light Venture Capital; SIEPR Advisory Board Member  

David Lam, Managing Director, WestSummit Capital; Board Chair, Asia America MultiTechnology Association (AAMA)  

Xiaonian Xu, Professor of Economics, China Europe International Business School; Visiting Scholar, SCID



Nicholas Hope, Director of SCID


6:45pm to 9:00pm
SIEPR Prize Award Ceremony, and Keynote Speech

Stanley Fischer, Distinguished Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations; Former Governor, Bank of Israel