April 19, 2015

Recent Events

Concord Coalition and the Aspen Institute co-host roundtable on tax reform for "patient capital"
May 6, 2010 11:30am - 2:00pm

An off-the-record gathering of around 20 tax policy experts to discuss ideas to use tax reform to encourage "patient capital", which Concord interprets as consistent with the pursuit of fiscally-responsible tax policy that would be effective at encouraging national saving (public and private)....

Historic Roswell (Georgia) Kiwanis Club Speech
April 29, 2010 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Concord's Southern Regional Director Phil Smith will present a Chart Talk speech to the Historic Roswell Kiwanis Club.

Executive Director Robert Bixby Gives Keynote to the CFO Roundtable
April 28, 2010 8:00am - 5:00pm

Robert L. Bixby was the keynote speaker at the to the CFO Renaissance Conference, hosted by the CFO RoundTable, the premier networking forum for senior financial executives.  The conference was held  April 28th, 2010 at Bentley University.

During Bixby’s address, attendees will...

P&P U of Iowa Macroeconomics course
April 26, 2010 8:30pm - April 30, 2010 3:30pm

Midwest Regional Director will conduct 30+ sessions of P&P for undergraduate U of Iowa students taking an Intro to Macroeconomics course.

Health Care and Fiscal Responsibility Advocacy Briefing for the UCSD Extension Masters Program
April 26, 2010 10:15am - 1:30pm

Policy Director Joshua Gordon and National Field Director Jeff Thiebert will give a briefing on "The Federal Budget and Health Care" and public policy advocacy for master's students in the health care policy program at the University of California San Diego.

National Field Director Harry Zeeve Speaks to Institute of Management Accountants of the Carolinas
April 23, 2010 9:30am - 11:15am

National Field Director Harry Zeeve discussed short and long term fiscal policy trends at the annual meeting of the Institute of Management Accountants of the Carolinas.

Midwest Political Science Association Meeting - Annual National Meeting
April 22, 2010 8:00am - April 24, 2010 6:30pm

The Concord Coalition will host a booth at the Midwest Political Science Association Annual National Conference.

U of Iowa Macroeconomics course: Concord Coalition chart talk
April 21, 2010 10:30am - 11:30am

Midwest Regional Director to provide chart talk and possibly updated 30-minute "I.O.U.S.A." video to 700+ undergraduates taking a macroeconomics course at the University of Iowa.  This lecture also sets the students to participate in the P&P interactive exercise the following week...

Budget Presentation for the Emory University Board of Trustees
April 20, 2010 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Emory University alumnus and Policy Director Joshua Gordon gave a chart talk on the future of the federal budget to the Emory University Board of Trustees during their Washington, DC policy seminar.


Palm Beach Economic Forum
April 20, 2010 11:30am - 1:00pm

Phil Smith, Concord's National Political Director, will be the featured luncheon speaker at the Palm Beach Economic Forum in West Palm Beach, Florida.  Smith will discuss the long term challenges facing America's fiscal policy. 

Chart Talk at American University
April 20, 2010 10:30am - 11:45am

Policy Director Joshua Gordon will give students in the Washington Semester Program at American University a chart talk on long-term budget trends.

Diane Lim Rogers speaks with Northwestern University journalism students about the economy, stimulus, and fiscal responsibility
April 16, 2010 9:00am - 12:00pm

A talk on the state of the economy, the progress thus far from the recovery bill (ARRA of 2009) given its diverse set of goals, and how short-term stimulus can be consistent with longer-term fiscal responsibility.

Fiscal Future Forum - Georgetown University
April 15, 2010 7:30pm - 9:30pm

The Georgetown University College Democrats and College Republicans will be co-hosting a Fiscal Future Forum on Thursday, April 15, 2010 in Room 202 of White Gravenor Hall from 7:30 to 9:30pm. There will be a screening of the film, I.O.U.S.A following by a bipartisan, inter-generational panel...

Rotary Club of Apex, North Carolina
April 15, 2010 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Phil Smith, Southeastern Regional Director of the Concord Coalition, will speak to the Rotary Club of Apex, North Carolina on Tax Day (April 15).  He will address national fiscal policy and the long term unsustainable trends of the future.

Concord Coalition National Grassroots Director to Lecture to Government Classes at Stephen F. Austin University
April 13, 2010 9:00am - 3:00pm

Concord Coalition National Grassroots Director Jeff Thiebert will be lecturing to several government classes at Stephen F. Austin Univeristy.  Mr. Thiebert's presentation educates the students about the composition of the federal budget, the challenges facing the nation in the short-term...