As two of the nation’s top policymakers and regulators, Sheila Bair and Hank Paulson were at the frontlines fighting to contain the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression.How confident are policymakers in the lessons they’ve learned and the regulations they’ve implemented since 2008? Is our economy truly safer today—and will it be ready when the next crisis hits?
Sheila Bair, Former President, Washington College; Former Chair, FDIC; Henry M. Paulson, Jr., Founder and Chairman, The Paulson Institute; Former US Secretary of the Treasury. Moderated by David Westin.
Jennifer Cafarella, Director of Intelligence Planning, Institute for the Study of War; Frederick W. Kagan, Resident Scholar and Director, Critical Threats Project, American Enterprise Institute; Kimberly Kagan, Founder and President, Institute for the Study of War; Katherine Zimmerman, Research Fellow, American Enterprise Institute
Ivo H. Daalder, President, Chicago Council on Global Affairs; Dina Smeltz, Senior Fellow, Public Opinion and Foreign Policy; Colin Dueck, Jeane Kirkpatrick Visiting Scholar, American Enterprise Institute. Moderated by Danielle Pletka.
Dina Esfandiary, International Security Program Research Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School; Ariane Tabatabai, Associate Political Scientist, RAND Corporation; Adjunct Senior Fellow, Center for a New American Security. Moderated by Brian Hanson.
Angela Lee, Mechtchild Esser Nemmers Professor of Marketing, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University; Paul Schickler, Former President, DuPont Pioneer; Vivian Lin Thurston, Partner and Global Research Analyst, William Blair. Moderated by Phil Levy.
Katerina Eva Matsa, Associate Director, Journalism and Media, Pew Research Center; Colin McMahon, Senior Vice President, Editorial Operations, Tronc Chicago Tribune; María Ramírez, Co-Founder, Politibot; Resident Fellow, Institute of Politics, University of Chicago