The financial crisis and the great recession transformed economic policy and reshaped the global economy.  As we move forward, where does the economy stand, what are the policy options, and how will these choices change the shape of things to come?


Spend your lunchtime with KACC on May 15th and hear Professor Janice Eberly's perspective on the current economic situation and her experience as the Assistant Secretary for Economic Policy at the U.S. Treasury from 2011 to 2013.  In addition, we partnered with Merrill Lynch to host the lunch in the historical Field Building (designated a Chicago Landmark in 1994) in what used to be Marshall Field IV’s private apartments and rarely open to the public.


Space is limited. Guests are welcome to attend.


Date: May 15

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location:  The Field Building (aka Bank of America Building), 135 S. LaSalle St., Chicago, IL
43rd Floor Conference Room A,B, and C


Contact:  Kerri Lin '11,

Cost: $20.00, lunch will be provided

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Please note there are no refunds for event tickets


Prof. EberlyJanice Eberly is the James R. and Helen D. Russell Professor of Finance.  Professor Eberly served as the Assistant Secretary for Economic Policy at the U.S. Treasury from 2011 to 2013 after being confirmed by the U.S. Senate. She was the Chief Economist at the Treasury, leading the Office of Economic Policy in analysis of the U.S. and global economies and financial markets and development of policy recommendations on micro and macroeconomic issues.


Professor Eberly's research focuses on finance and macroeconomics, and her current work emphasizes credit policy and household finance. Her research has been published in the American Economic Review, the Journal of Political Economy, Econometrica, and the Quarterly Journal of Economics, among other academic journals.


She has received a Sloan Foundation research fellowship and grant funding from the National Science Foundation and the CME Trust. Professor Eberly was elected to the Executive Committee of the American Economic Association in 2008. She was elected a Fellow of  the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2013. She has won numerous awards for her teaching, and is currently Academic Director of the CEO Perspectives Program (Kellogg’s most senior executive education program). Professor Eberly received her Ph.D. in Economics from MIT.