Date: May 21 2015
Venue: Knight Center at the Newseum, Washington, DC
At the launch of the JPMorgan Chase Institute, Zoë Baird, CEO and President of the Markle Foundation, participated in a panel discussion on individual income and consumption volatility. Moderated by David Wessel of the Brookings Institution, the panel also included Heather Boushey, Washington Center for Equitable Growth, and Bob Groves, Georgetown University.
Also in attendance was former U.K. Prime Minister Tony Blair, who provided a global perspective on data, the importance of public private partnerships, and the global impacts of U.S. household income.