An EPS Bernards Schwartz Symposium

Who's Afraid of the Fiscal Cliff?

To register for this free event please email registration@epsusa.org

EPS Bernard Schwartz Symposium:
Who's Afraid of the Fiscal Cliff?
November 13, 2012
Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill

 Schedule of Events:

8:30am Registration & Refreshments

9:00am Welcoming Remarks
• Bernard Schwartz, BLS Investments LLC
• James Galbraith, Economists for Peace and Security

9:15 – 10:30am Session One – On the Cliff
Chaired by Stan Collender, Qorvis' National Director of Financial Communications
• James Galbraith, Economists for Peace & Security
• Stephanie Kelton, University of Missouri-Kansas City
• Chad Stone, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
• Bruce Bartlett

10:30 – 11:45am Session Two – On the Military Sequester
Chaired by Richard Kaufman, Bethesda Research Institute 
• Heather Hurlburt, National Security Network 
• Carl Conetta, Project on Defense Alternatives
• William Hartung, Center for International Policy, Arms and Security Project
• Winslow Wheeler, Project On Government Oversight, Straus Military Reform Project 

11:45 – 1:00pm Session Three – Essential Priorities: Social Security/Medicare/Medicaid and Infastructure
Chaired by Michael Ettlinger, Center for American Progress
• Michael Lind, New America Foundation, Economic Growth Program
• Sherle Schwenninger, New America Foundation, Economic Growth and American Strategy Programs
• Monique Morrissey, Economic Policy Institute

To register for this free event please email
registration@epsusa.org