Economics Matter: From Artificial Hips to the Income Gap
From health care reform to life expectancy to wage inequality to political polarization, Peter Orszag will share his expertise about the issues facing our economy and how they impact all of us. Learn from the former Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in the Obama administration as he discusses the importance of economic policy on our everyday lives.
Peter Orszag, American economist
Peter Orszag is currently the Vice Chairman of Corporate and Investment Banking and Chairman of the Financial Strategy and Solutions Group at Citigroup, Inc. He is also a Nonresident Senior Fellow in Economic Studies at the Brookings Institution. Previously, he was the Director of Congressional Budget Office (CBO), the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), and a member of the Clinton administration. In addition to writing for the New York Times and Bloomberg, Dr. Orszag has written and contributed to several books including Protecting the Homeland, Moneyball for Government, and Saving Social Security.
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