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WHAT:

Hearing on “The Economic Report of the President”

WHO:

The Honorable Kevin Hassett

Chairman

Council of Economic Advisers

Washington, D.C.

 

WHEN:

2:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 7, 2018

WHERE:

216 Hart Senate Office Building

Chairman Paulsen presiding.

Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service should contact Connie Foster at (202) 224-5171 or email hearing@jec.senate.gov no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, February 26, 2018.

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WHAT:

Hearing on “The Economic Outlook with Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen”

WHO:

The Honorable Janet L. Yellen

Chair

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Washington, D.C.

 

WHEN:

10:00 a.m., Wednesday, November 29, 2017

WHERE:

1100 Longworth House Office Building

Chairman Tiberi presiding.

Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service should contact Connie Foster at (202) 224-5171 or email hearing@jec.senate.gov no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, November 27, 2017.

Members of the Media:

If you plan to attend, please email Breann_Gonzalez@jec.senate.gov. Please note that members of the media are required to display current Senate or House press credentials. Please plan to arrive prior to the scheduled start time of the hearing. 

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WHAT:

Hearing on “The Economic Outlook with CEA Chairman Kevin Hassett”

WHO:

The Honorable Kevin Hassett

Chairman

Council of Economic Advisers

Washington, D.C.

 

WHEN:

10:00 a.m., Wednesday, October 25, 2017

WHERE:

1100 Longworth House Office Building

Chairman Tiberi presiding.

Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service should contact Connie Foster at (202) 224-5171 or email hearing@jec.senate.gov no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, October 23, 2017.

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WHAT:

Hearing on “The Startup Slump: Can Tax Reform Help Revive Entrepreneurship?”

WHO:

Mr. John R. Dearie

Founder and President

Center for American Entrepreneurship

Great Falls, VA

 

Ms. Falon Donohue

Chief Executive Officer

VentureOhio

Columbus, Ohio

 

Mr. Scott A. Hodge

President

Tax Foundation

Washington, D.C.

 

Mr. John Arensmeyer

CEO and Founder

Small Business Majority

Washington, D.C.

WHEN:

10:00 a.m., Tuesday, October 3, 2017

WHERE:

1100 Longworth House Office Building

Chairman Tiberi presiding.

A full transcript and report of the hearing is available here.

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WASHINGTON, DC—Chairman Pat Tiberi (R-Ohio) today announced that the Joint Economic Committee will hold a hearing on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. in room 216 Hart Senate Office Building. The hearing will explore the importance of free digital trade for U.S. economic growth; the leading role of U.S. firms in this field; the costs of artificial impediments to free digital trade; rules for digital trade that facilitate rather than hinder its development; and avenues by which to establish effective rules.

WHAT:

Hearing on “The Dynamic Gains from Free Digital Trade for the U.S. Economy”

WHO:

Mr. Daniel Griswold

Senior Research Fellow and Co-Director of the Program on the

      American Economy and Globalization

Mercatus Center at George Mason University

Arlington, VA

 

Mr. Sean Heather

Vice President, Center for Global Regulatory Cooperation

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Washington, D.C.

 

Mr. Nick Quade

General Manager, Ecommerce Division of Relay Networks Inc.

Deephaven, MN

 

The Honorable Daniel Alejandro Sepulveda

Former Ambassador and Deputy Assistant Secretary and U.S.

       Coordinator for Communications and Information Policy

U.S. Department of State

Washington, D.C.

WHEN:

10:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 12, 2017

WHERE:

216 Hart Senate Office Building

 

Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service should contact Connie Foster at (202) 224-5171 or email hearing@jec.senate.gov no later than 5:00 pm on Friday, September 8, 2017.

Members of the Media:

If you plan to attend, please email Breann_Gonzalez@jec.senate.gov. Please note that members of the media are required to display current Senate or House press credentials. Please plan to arrive prior to the scheduled start time of the hearing. 

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WASHINGTON, DC—Chairman Pat Tiberi (R-Ohio) today announced that the Joint Economic Committee will hold a hearing on Wednesday, July 12, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. in room 2020 of the Rayburn House Office Building. Witnesses will address the reasons for the record-setting number of job vacancies in the United States and how American workers could be matched better to the available job opportunities. Increased workforce participation and productivity are critical for accelerating economic growth and improving opportunities for American families. Watch video of the hearing.  Transcript of the hearing is available here

WHAT:

Hearing on “A Record Six Million U. S. Job Vacancies:  Reasons and Remedies”

WHO:

Ms. Diana Furchtgott-Roth

Senior Fellow and Director of the Economics21 Program

Manhattan Institute

Washington, D.C.

 

Dr. David T. Harrison

President

Columbus State Community College

Columbus, Ohio

 

Mr. Scot McLemore

Technical Workforce Development Manager

Honda North America, Inc.

Marysville, Ohio

 

 

Dr. Betsey Stevenson

Associate Professor of Public Policy of the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, Mich.

 

WHEN:

10:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 12, 2017

WHERE:

Room 2020 of the Rayburn House Office Building

Chairman Pat Tiberi presiding.

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WHAT:

Hearing on “Economic Aspects of the Opioid Crisis”

WHO:

Professor Sir Angus Deaton

Laureate of the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences

Senior Scholar and the Dwight D. Eisenhower Professor of Economics and International Affairs Emeritus

Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the Economics Department

Princeton University

Princeton, NJ

 

The Honorable Mike DeWine

Ohio Attorney General

Columbus, Ohio

 

Dr. Lisa N. Sacco

Crime Policy Analyst

Congressional Research Service

Library of Congress

Washington, D.C.

 

Dr. Richard G. Frank

Margaret T. Morris Professor of Health Economics

Department of Health Care Policy

Harvard Medical School

Boston, MA

 

WHEN:

10:00 a.m., Thursday, June 8, 2017

WHERE:

1100 Longworth House Office Building

Chairman Pat Tiberi presiding.

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WASHINGTON, DC—Chairman Pat Tiberi (R-Ohio) today announced that the Joint Economic Committee will hold a hearing on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. in room 106 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.

WHAT:

Hearing on “What We Do Together: The State of Social Capital in America Today”

WHO:

Dr. Robert D. Putnam

Peter and Isabel Malkin Professor of Public Policy, John F. Kennedy School of Government

Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

 

Dr. Charles Murray

W.H. Brady Scholar in Culture & Freedom, American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research

Washington, D.C.

 

Dr. Yuval Levin

Hertog Fellow, Ethics and Public Policy Center

Editor, National Affairs

Washington, D.C.

 

Dr. Mario Small

Grafstein Family Professor, Department of Sociology

Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

 

WHEN:

10:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 17, 2017

WHERE:

106 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Vice Chairman Mike Lee presiding.

A full transcipt and hearing report is available here.

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WHAT:

Hearing on “The Decline of Economic Opportunity in the United States: Causes and Consequences”

WHO:

Dr. Timothy Kane

JP Conte Fellow in Immigration Studies, Hoover Institution

Washington, D.C.

*Dr. Kane will present the testimony of of Dr. Lazear, who is unable to attend 

The Honorable Edward Lazear

Professor of Economics, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University

Morris Arnold and Nona Jean Cox Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution

Former Chairman of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers

Stanford, California

 

Mr. John Lettieri

Co-Founder and Senior Director for Policy and Strategy, Economic Innovation Group

Washington, D.C.

 

Dr. Jared Bernstein

Senior Fellow, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

Washington, D.C.

 

WHEN:

10:00 a.m., Wednesday, April 5, 2017

The Economic Outlook

Nov 17 2016

Chairman Dan Coats (R-Ind.) announced that the Joint Economic Committee will hold a hearing on Thursday, November 17, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. in room 216 of the Hart Senate Office Building.