2019 VAE & RABE Fall Meeting

The 5th VAE Fall Meeting, co-sponsored with the Richmond Area Business Economists (RABE), is scheduled for Monday December 9, 2019 from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond.

Dean Croushore

The speaker will be Dean Croushore.  Dr. Croushore is a Professor of Economics and Rigsby Fellow at the University of Richmond and currently serves as the Chair of the Economics Department.  He came to the University of Richmond in 2003 after 14 years as an economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, where he rose to the rank of Vice President.  Dr. Croushore is a leading expert in the field of real-time data analysis, which studies the implications of data revisions for forecasting, monetary policy, and macroeconomic research.  He is the author of the Monday-and-Banking textbook M&B, published by Cengage, and co-author with Andrew Abel and Ben Bernanke of the intermediate-level macroeconomic theory textbook, Macroeconomics, 10th edition, published by Pearson.  Dr Croushore is a visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s Real-Time Data Research Center and teaches in the executive MBA program at Columbia University.

Doors open at 11:30 am for the lunch. Guests will be escorted to the conference center by Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond employees.

The cost of the event, including lunch, is $30 per person.

You must register in advance of the meeting. The Federal Reserve Bank will not accept walk-up registrants. Please register by noon on December 4. You can register and find more information about the event here.

For questions please contact Andrea Waddle, VAE President-elect, University of Richmond, awaddle@richmond.edu

Registered attendees can pay at the door starting at 11:00 am.

We look forward to seeing you in Richmond.