Upcoming Speakers    


John A. List

John List
Chief Economist, Walmart:
Distinguished Professor and Chair, Economics, University of Chicago
Thursday, September 14, 2023
Lunch, 11:30am
University Club 
1346 Central Avenue, Memphis, TN  38104
Guest fee - $50
Registration Deadline - Thursday, September 7, 2023

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John List is an award-winning economist and the author of the international bestseller The Why Axis, as well as The Voltage Effect, one of Amazon’s Best Books of 2022. He is the chief economist at Walmart and has previously been chief economist at Uber and Lyft.  He is the Kenneth C. Griffin Distinguished Service Professor in Economics at the University of Chicago, a Fellow of the Econometric Society and Editor of the Journal of Political Economy.  He has received numerous awards, including the Kenneth Galbraith Award. Dr. List will discuss The Voltage Effect:  How to Make Good Ideas Great and Great Ideas Scale.

2024 Economic Outlook Briefing and Breakfast
Charles Gascon
Senior Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Friday, December 1, 2023
Registration and Seating, 8 am
Hilton Memphis
939 Ridge Lake Boulevard, Memphis, TN  38120
Open to the Public
Registration Deadline - November 24, 2023

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Charles S. Gascon is a senior economist in the Research division at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. He analyzes economic conditions nationally and in the Eighth Federal Reserve District. He reports on regional economic conditions to the Bank president and staff economists prior to Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meetings and is responsible for writing the bank’s Beige Book report on economic conditions. Charles will discuss the Federal Reserve Bank's outlook for the coming year.

A breakfast buffet will begin at 8 am.  This meeting is open to the public at no charge.  Reservations are required.  Please share the details with friends and colleagues who may be interested in attending.  

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