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Hearings

Oct 16 2019

Hearing: Measuring Economic Inequality in the United States

2020 of the Rayburn House Office Building

A hearing before the Joint Economic Committee will be held on Wednesday, October 16, 2019, at 2:15 p.m., in room 2020 of the Rayburn House Office Building.                                     

Hearing:         “Measuring Economic Inequality in the United States”

Witnesses:     Dr. Gabriel Zucman, Associate Professor of Economics
                         University of California, Berkeley and Co-Director
                         World Inequality Database
                           Berkeley, CA

                           Dr. Heather Boushey, President & CEO and Co-Founder
                         Washington Center for Equitable Growth
                           Washington, DC

                           Dr. Douglas Holtz-Eakin, President
                         American Action Forum
                           Washington, DC

                           Dr. Eric Zwick, Associate Professor of Finance and Fama
                         Fellow, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
                         University of Chicago
                           Chicago, IL

Date:                2:15 p.m., Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Location:        2020 Rayburn House Office Building

  

Vice Chair Carolyn B. Maloney presiding.

Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service should contact Amalia Halikias at (202) 577-9447 or email hearing@jec.senate.gov no later than 1:00 pm on Friday, October 11, 2019.

The Joint Economic Committee's hearing “The Need for U. S. Leadership on Digital Trade” has been postponed to a Wednesday, June 27, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. in room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building.