Panel 2: Federal Intervention in the Economy: Congress, the President, and Monetary Policy

10:30-11:50am  
Panel 2
   
 

Federal Intervention in the Economy: Congress, the President, and Monetary Policy

 

Location:

Petteruti Lounge, Faunce House
 

Chair:

Nolan McCarty (Princeton University)
     
 
"De-Central Bank: The Politics of Selecting the Federal Reserve Banks in 1914"
 

Authors:

Sarah Binder (George Washington University and the Brookings Institution)
    Mark Spindel (Potomac River Capitol, LLC)
 

Presenter:

Sarah Binder (George Washington University and the Brookings Institution)
 

Discussant:

Nolan McCarty (Princeton University)
     
 
"Congress and the Economy: 1790-2008"
 

Authors:

Keith Poole (University of Georgia)
    Emily Wanless (University of Georgia)
 

Presenter:

Keith Poole (University of Georgia)
 

Discussant:

Robert Van Houweling (University of California at Berkeley)