C.D. HOWE – IIAC WEBINAR: U.S. Monetary Policy in the Age of COVID-19 | June 11, 2020 | 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm ET



Event Description:

U.S. Monetary Policy in the Age of COVID-19

A C.D. Howe Webinar sponsored by the IIAC

 

Date: June 11th, 2020

Time: 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm ET

SPEAKER:

Greg Ip, Chief Economics Commentator, The Wall Street Journal

With comments from:

David Dodge, Senior Advisor, Bennett Jones LLP and Former Governor, Bank of Canada

As the COVID-19 pandemic drives the economy into recession, the U.S. Federal Reserve responded with aggressive monetary policy measures by decreasing interest rates and committing trillions of dollars to rescue financial markets. This raised concerns around the world, with economies being forced to adopt the Fed’s playbook.

Join the C.D. Howe Institute’s webinar on June 11 to hear Greg Ip, Chief Economics Commentator at The Wall Street Journal examine the economic implications of such policy response on the road to an eventual recovery and David Dodge, Senior Advisor, Bennett Jones LLP; Former Governor, Bank of Canada, provide comments on his remarks.

RSVP – rsvp@iiac.ca or contact psoodeen@iiac.ca

This webinar will run on the Cisco Webex platform.