Join the Minnesota Jump$tart Coalition for its annual
financial literacy event!
Where there’s Financial Literacy, there’s Optimism
Chris Farrell, Keynote presenter
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Chris Farrell is Senior Economics Contributor at Marketplace, American Public Media’s nationally syndicated public radio business and personal finance programs. He is also Economics Commentator for Minnesota Public Radio. An award winning journalist, Chris is a columnist for Bloomberg Businessweek and the Star Tribune. He has written for a number of other media outlets. The author of three books, his latest is The New Frugality: How to Consume Less, Save More, and Live Better (2010)); Deflation: What Happens When Prices Fall (2004); and Right on the Money: Taking Control of Your Personal Finances (2000). He is currently writing a book on the economics of an aging workforce. Chris a graduate of Stanford University and the London School of Economics. He lives in St. Paul.
The event is free, but pre-registration is required.
3:15: Early Arriver - Tour of the Fed (select "Early Bird Tour + Event" ticket above)
4:10: Keynote Address by Chris Farrell & Discussion
5:00: Refreshment and Networking Break
5:15: Breakout sessions: Educators, Parents, and MN Regional Outlook