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Speaker Series

Upcoming Speakers

Faculty Brown Bag Lunch Series

Space is limited.  Students must RSVP for these events.  Invites are sent 2-3 weeks prior to the event.

October 24th at 11:45 in VMH 1326: Professor Mike Faulkender

November 19th at 12:00 in VMH 1326: Professor Cliff Rossi

December 11th at 12:00 in VMH 1326: Professor Pete Kyle


Past Speakers

Martin Feldstein

The Center also coordinates guest speakers for students interested in particular areas of finance and policy.  CFP Special Fellow, David Kass, organized a visit from Martin Feldstein, president emeritus of the National Bureau of Economic and George F. Baker Professor of Economics at Harvard University to address Smith Students and faculty.

Finance Fellows Speaker Series 

The Center partners with the Smith School’s Office of Undergraduate Studies to host speakers to discuss current financial policy topics with the students in the Finance Fellows program. Speakers have included: 

  • Eric Billings, Chairman and CEO of Arlington Asset Investment Corporation
  • Bruce Richards, Co-Managing Partner and CEO, Marathon Asset Management
  • Matt Fink, Director, Oppenheimer Mutual Funds and former President, Investment Company Institute
  • Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS)