Peter G. Peterson Distinguished Lecture on National Security and Fiscal Policy with Phillip Swagel

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Peter G. Peterson Foundation

Event Details

Thursday, October 14, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM 
Harvard Club of New York City
35 West 44th Street
New York, NY
Event type
Lecture / Panel  

Event Description

Please join the Foreign Policy Association on Thursday, October 14th for the Peter G. Peterson Distinguished Lecture on National Security and Fiscal Policy, which will be deliverd by Phillip Swagel, Director of the Congressional Budget Office. This event will be held at the Harvard Club of New York City from 6:00-7:00pm. Registration opens at 5:45pm. 

The Harvard Club requires guests to show proof of vaccination for the coronavirus. You will find the club's rules for showing vaccination proof below. If you are unable to join in person, you can watch a live stream here.

Proof of vaccination (at least one dose) will be required for everyone upon check-in at the Harvard Club of New York City.

Proof of vaccination may include:

·   NYC COVID Safe App: Android | iOS

·   Excelsior Pass

·   CDC Vaccination Card (or photo)

·   NYC Vaccination Record

·   An official immunization record from outside NYC or the U.S

If you received the vaccine outside the U.S., you must have an official immunization record that includes:

·   First name and last name

·   Date of birth

·   Vaccine product name (only vaccines authorized by the WHO are acceptable)

·   Date(s) administered

·   Site where the vaccine was administered, or name of the person who administered it

Since vaccines have not been approved for children under 12, those individuals may enter the Clubhouse so long as they wear a face mask, except when eating and drinking. 


Event Speakers

    • Phillip Swagel - Speaker
      Director, Congressional Budget Office

      Phillip Swagel became the 10th Director of the Congressional Budget Office on June 3, 2019. Previously, he was a professor at the University of Maryland’s School of Public Policy and a visiting scholar at the American Enterprise Institute and the Milken Institute. He has also taught at Northwestern University, the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business, and Georgetown University. His research has involved financial market reform, international trade policy, and China’s role in the global economy.

      From 2006 to 2009, Dr. Swagel was Assistant Secretary for Economic Policy at the Treasury Department, where he was responsible for analysis of a wide range of economic issues, including policies relating to the financial crisis and the Troubled Asset Relief Program. He has also served as chief of staff and senior economist at the Council of Economic Advisers in the White House and as an economist at the Federal Reserve Board and the International Monetary Fund. He earned his Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University and his A.B. in economics from Princeton University.

    • Phillip Swagel

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