William Strauss, Senior Economist of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, will discuss the current status & projections for the Midwest Economy & its manufacturing sector. At the Chicago Federal Reserve Bank, his main responsibilities include analyzing the current performance of the Midwest economy and its manufacturing sector. His research papers have focused on such topics as our regional economy, the automobile sector and the trade-weighted dollar. Mr. Strauss has presented testimony on manufacturing issues in front of the U.S. Senate. He has been also interviewed by a number of radio & television news programs and publications.Mr. Strauss currently teaches at the DePaul University Kellstadt Graduate School of Business and at the University of Chicago Graham School of Continuing Liberal and Professional Studies.In 2010, the Graham School awarded Mr. Strauss its Excellence in Teaching Award. A lunch will be served.
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