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Global Perspectives with Maya MacGuineas

January 16, 2019 Houston Branch

On January 16, Robert S. Kaplan, president and CEO of the Dallas Fed, will discuss national and global economic issues with Maya MacGuineas, president of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget.


  • Wednesday, January 16, 2019
    5:30–7:00 p.m.


  • Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Houston Branch
    1801 Allen Parkway
    Houston, TX 77019
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    Registration is closed.


January 16, 2019
5:30 p.m.

Registration and Reception

6:00 p.m.



Mark A. Wynne
Director, Globalization Institute
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

6:05 p.m.

Moderated Conversation


Robert S. Kaplan
President and CEO
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Maya MacGuineas
Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

6:30 p.m.

Audience Q&A

6:55 p.m.

Closing Remarks

About Maya MacGuineas

MacGuineas is president of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, a bipartisan, nonprofit organization, as well as head of the Campaign to Fix the Debt. Her areas of expertise include the budget, tax and economic policy.

MacGuineas testifies regularly before Congress and has published broadly. Once dubbed “an anti-deficit warrior” by the Wall Street Journal, MacGuineas served on the Washington Post editorial board, covering economic and fiscal policy. 

MacGuineas has worked at the Brookings Institution and on Wall Street. As a political independent, she has advised numerous candidates for office from both parties and works regularly with members of Congress on health, economic, tax and budget policy.

MacGuineas graduated from Northwestern University, where she majored in economics and psychology, and she received a master's degree in public policy from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

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