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[Webcast] Systemic Risk and the Fiscal (Monetary) Response to COVID-19

Event Description

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Wednesday, May 20  | 4:00PM - 5:00PM ET 

Join Sheila C. Bair, Founding Chair of the Systemic Risk Council, and Former Chair, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and Jeremy Stein, former Federal Reserve Board Governor, Moise Y. Safra Professor of Economics and Chairman of the Department of Economics at Harvard University to discuss their thoughts on the economic impacts of COVID-19, the state of play on financial support programs that have been implemented in response, and observations on gaps, financial stability, next steps and responding to unknowns in a fiscal and monetary crisis.

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Sheila C. Bair
Founding Chair, Systemic Risk Council &
Former Chair, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Sheila Bair has had a long and distinguished career in government, academia, and finance. Twice named by Forbes Magazine as the second most powerful woman in the world, she is perhaps best known as Chair of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) from 2006 to 2011, when she steered the agency through the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression.

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Former Federal Reserve Board Governor,
Moise Y. Safra Professor of Economics &
Chairman, Department of Economics, Harvard University 

Jeremy C. Stein is the Moise Y. Safra Professor of Economics and Chairman of the Department of Economics at Harvard University, where he teaches courses in the undergraduate and PhD programs, and serves on the board of directors of the Harvard Management Company. From May 2012 to May 2014, he was a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.


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Head of Advocacy, CFA Institute &
Member, Systemic Risk Council

Kurt N. Schacht, JD, CFA, is Head of Advocacy for CFA Institute. He is responsible for all aspects of policy advocacy, regulatory affairs and legislative outreach, focused on advancing investor protection, financial market transparency and fairness.  He and his global policy staff represent the views of CFA Institute to standard setters, regulatory authorities, and legislative bodies worldwide on proposed regulations and laws that affect the practice of financial analysis, investment management, securities regulation, financial reporting, audit regulation and financial market structure.

Event Type

Career; Educational

Education Topic

Risk Management

Start Time

5/20/2020 4:00 PM

End Time

5/20/2020 5:00 PM





Event Country

United States

Event Region


Location Info

​Zoom Webcast



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  • Substitutions are welcome at any time
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  • No refunds will be processed after 5 pm ET, 5 business days prior to the event.
  • A $25 administrative fee will be applied to all cancellations.
  • Refunds will not be issued for no shows.

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Zoom Webcast






5/20/2020 4:00 PM


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