Issues Associated with ESG Investing

Michele Gambera, Co-head of Strategic Asset Allocation at UBS Asset Management addressed the incorporation of GSE factors in investment decisions, proposed adjustments to traditional investment models for ESG integration, and examined the future role of GSE factors. LEARN MORE

Policy Conference

Recent Turmoil in Banking Markets: Evidence, Causes, Regulatory Response, Lessons, and Future Needs LEARN MORE

Bank Supervision and Regulation

Senior officials from the Chicago Fed discuss their supervisory and regulatory roles and how goals are operationally achieved. READ MORE

Inaugural Kick-off 2022

This event brought together researchers, policy makers, and financial industry executives to review and discuss relevant policy issues affecting the financial services sector. READ MORE

The events below occurred before August 2022 when the center was renamed in George Kaufman's honor.

November 17-18, 2016 Public Policy and Financial Economics: A Conference in Honor of Professor George G. Kaufman For His Lifelong Contributions and Forthcoming Retirement
November 12, 2015 Business Schools and Public Service
March 26, 2015 Reversing Federal Reserve Monetary Ease: When and How?
December 6, 2013 Federal Reserve at 100: The First 100 Years, The Present and The Next 100
September 26, 2013 Bitcoins: Virtual Money for Virtual People
January 30, 2013 The Future of Chicago as a Financial Derivatives Center
December 3, 2012 Economic Outlook for 2013: Beyond the Fiscal Cliff
April 18, 2012 The Future of the Euro
December 1, 2011 Economic Policy at a Crossroad: What Next?
October 4, 2010 Risk and Rewards of Financial Innovation: Creative Destruction or Destructive Creation
October 12, 2007 Use and Misuse of Corporate Stock Options
March 14, 2007 Mutual and Hedge Funds Managed by the Same Managers: Efficiencies or Conflicts?
October 4, 2006 Hedge Funds: Heros or Hooligans? 
December 7, 2005 Is There a Bubble in Housing?
April 25, 2005 Ethics in the Executive Suite: Enron and Beyond
December 2, 2004 Economic Outlook for 2005
April 3, 2003 Chicago Federal Reserve President on Corporate Governance
Distinguished Lectures
October 19, 2009 Credit Derivatives and the Financial Crisis: Public Policy Implications
December 3, 2008   The Original Financial Crisis: The Federal Reserve's Response
April 8, 2011 New Perspectives on Asset Price Bubbles: Theory, Evidence and Policy

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