Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis | May 11, 2018 | Minneapolis, MN

Spring 2018 Institute Conference

Conference Topic

Labor Market Trends & the Future of Work


Recap the conference on the Conference Feed page.

8:35 am – 10:30 am
Panel 1: Labor Markets & Poverty [Video]

Chair: Philip Jefferson, Swarthmore College

10:45 am – 12:45 pm
Panel 2: Breaking down Barriers to Employment [Video]

Chair: Edward Lazear, Stanford University

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Luncheon Keynote [Video]
Is Government the Problem or the Solution to U.S. Labor Market Challenges?
Jason Furman, Harvard University
Prepared Presentation [pdf]
2:45 pm – 4:45 pm
Panel 3: The Future of Work & Welfare [Video]

Chair: Sebastian Findeisen, Opportunity & Inclusive Growth Institute

For questions, please contact mplsinstitute@mpls.frb.org