Public Affairs Conference

ProJo = Providence Journal   BDH = Brown Daily Herald 

The Metcalf-Swearer Lecture
Wednesday, March 12, 8 p.m.
"The New Economy: Where Is It Taking Us?"

ProJo  BDH  Robert Kuttner, co-founder and co-editor, The American Prospect

Thursday, March 13, 4 p.m.
"The World of Work: Learning about the Present (and the Future) Through the Past"

ProJo  Claudia Goldin, professor of economics, Harvard University

Thursday, March 13, 8 p.m.
"The World of Work in the 21st Century: Finding Tomorrow's Workers"

Cathy Minehan, president, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, moderates a panel discussion with

Monday, March 17, 8 p.m.
"Steering Economic Policy: A Debate on the Clinton Budget"

ProJo  BDH  Susan Dentzer, chief economics correspondent, U.S. News & World Report, moderates a panel discussion with

Tuesday, March 18, 8 p.m.
"Corporate Citizenship: What Does It Mean?"

ProJo  BDH  Paul Solman, business correspondent, NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, moderates a panel discussion with

Wednesday, March 19, 8 p.m.
"The Growing Divide: Inequality in America"

ProJo  BDH  Barry Bluestone, professor of policital economy, University of Massachusetts-Boston, moderates a discussion with

Thursday, March 20, 4 p.m.
"Where is Rhode Island Headed?: Our Emerging Economy"

(co-sponsored by the Rhode Island Public Expenditures Council)
ProJo  Gary Sasse, executive director, RIPEC, moderates a panel discussion with

Thursday, March 20, 8 p.m.
"Where is Rhode Island Headed? The Jobs Equation"

ProJo  Eleanor McMahon, visiting professor of public policy, Brown University, moderates a panel discussion with

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