On October 27, The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce, New York (SACCNY) had the pleasure of inviting its members and network to an insightful webinar talk with two prominent economists representing the Republican and Democratic arguments for national economic policy under a Trump VS. Biden administration.
Participants got the opportunity to ask questions of two leading experts on Republican and Democratic approaches to economic policy and how it might affect their business going forward.
If you missed the webinar, you will find a recording below:
Tomas J. Philipson
Tomas J. Philipson is a Swedish-born American economist who served as the Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers in the Trump administration. He departed from the position and the Council at the end of June, 2020, to return to the University of Chicago. Dr. Philipson will discuss current, as well as his thoughts on future, economic policy under a second Trump term.
Jeffrey D. Sachs
Jeffrey D. Sachs is a world-renowned economics professor, bestselling author, innovative educator, and global leader in sustainable development. He is widely recognized for bold and effective strategies to address complex challenges including debt crises, hyperinflations, the transition from central planning to market economies. Dr. Sachs has been a vocal critic of the Trump Administration’s economic policy and deregulation efforts and will offer his perspective on how a Biden Administration will differ and expected impacts on the U.S. business climate.