Richman Center Public Lecture Series- "Hurtling Towards the Financial Cliff: The Economic Consequences of Post-Election Paralysis on Taxation and Government Expenditures" (Discussion with Peter Orszag)
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 from 6:15 PM to 7:45 PM (EDT)
The Richman Center invites you to the Richman Public Lecture Series on
"Hurtling Towards the Financial Cliff: The Economic Consequences of Post-Election Paralysis on Taxation and Government Expenditures"
Vice Chairman of Corporate and Investment Banking at Citigroup and former Director of the Office of Management and Budget
Introduction by Glenn Hubbard, Dean of Columbia Business School and moderated by Jesse Greene, Executive in Residence and Senior Fellow at the Richman Center
The US economy stands at a cross-road, still recovering from the financial crisis but also facing the looming fiscal cliff at the end of this year. Peter Orszag will analyze the state of the economy and our polarized political system. He will also discuss pathways forward, to get past the fiscal cliff and to achieve more rapid economy growth.
Tuesday, October 2nd
6:15PM – 7:45PM
Columbia Business School
Uris Hall 142
Reception immediately to follow
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Robert L. Lieff and The Richard Paul Richman Center for Business, Law, and Public Policy
The Richman Center fosters collaboration among Columbia University’s distinguished business and legal scholars in order to generate curricular innovations and advanced research that has the potential to inform public policy as well as the theory and practice of business and law. For more information, visit www.gsb.columbia.edu/richman.