Can Trump’s policies promote long term economic growth?

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

08:30 - 09:20 Ballroom 2 & 3



Glenn Hubbard

Dean and Russell L. Carson Professor of Finance and Economics, Columbia Business School; former Chairman, White House Council of Economic Advisors under George W. Bush (2001-2003)

While there are many issues on US President Donald Trump’s policy agenda, one that would arguably determine whether his administration is seen as a success or not, will be his economic policies. Can promises of tax reform, deregulation and fiscal stimulus offset the potential negative effects of Trump's anti-globalization stance and provide the growth that is anticipated? Listen to Glenn Hubbard, Dean of Columbia Business School and one of the most astute US economic commentators today, discusses whether Trump’s economic plan can provide the changes that is much needed.