Upcoming On-Campus Events

Upcoming On-Campus Events

Killingstad Global Insights Series: Nick Lardy
Feb 10, 2015, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Nicholas R. Lardy is the Anthony M. Solomon Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. He joined the Institute in March 2003 from the Brookings Institution, where he was a senior fellow from 1995 until 2003. Before Brookings, he served at the University of Washington, where he was the director of the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies from 1991 to 1995. From 1997 through the spring of 2000, he was also the Frederick Frank Adjunct Professor of International Trade and Finance at the Yale University School of Management. He is an expert on the Chinese economy. Click here to read the Nicholas Lardy’s online bio.

Guest Speaker: David Pierce
Feb 24, 2015, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

David Pierce, previously a partner at FLAG Squadron Asia, has been appointed managing director and head of Asia at Harald Quandt (HQ) Capital. The firm, a private investment group owned by the Harald Quandt family of Germany, has approximately $12 billion in assets under management. It focuses on investments in private equity and real estate. Pierce is tasked with developing investors and these businesses across the region. HQ Capital is primarily active in Asia through Auda International.

Killingstad Global Insights Series: Julie Brill
Feb 25, 2015, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Julie Brill was sworn in as a Commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission April 6, 2010. Since joining the Commission, Ms. Brill has been working actively on issues of critical importance to today’s consumers, including protecting consumers’ privacy, encouraging appropriate advertising substantiation, guarding consumers from financial fraud, and maintaining competition in industries involving health care and high-tech. Click here to read more about Julie Brill.

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