Dear NABE members and colleagues,
A San Francisco chapter meeting will be held on Thursday, May 23rd, 2013 at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.
Here are the details of May’s meeting:
Luncheon and presentation by Erica L. Groshen
WHEN:Thursday May 23rd, 2013 at 12pm. If you'd like, after the presentation, you may attend a free tour of the Federal Reserve Bank.
WHERE:Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco: 101 Market Street, San Francisco
REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT:SF NABE has a new website which you can now use to register for our events. Go to www.meetup.com/SFNABE and click on the COUNT ME IN link on the left side of the meeting announcement.
REGISTER/RSVP:By noon, Wednesday May 15th, 2013, at www.meetup.com/SFNABE or email [masked]. Please include your name, title and company or organization. Please also indicate if you plan on touring the Federal Reserve Bank after the presentation.
You may also RSVP to Melissa Kirby at[masked]-5500.
The pricing for the May 23rd event is as follows:
Members, lunch: $40
Non-members, lunch: $50
Erica L. Groshen became the 14th Commissioner of Labor Statistics in January 2013. Prior to joining BLS, Dr. Groshen was a Vice President in the Research and Statistics Group at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Her research has focused on labor markets over the business cycle, regional economics, wage rigidity and dispersion, the male-female wage differential, and the role of employers in labor market outcomes. She also served on advisory boards for BLS and the U.S. Census Bureau.
Before joining the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in 1994, Dr. Groshen was a visiting assistant professor of economics at Barnard College at Columbia University and an economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. She was a visiting economist at the Bank for International Settlements in Basel, Switzerland, in 1999–2000. Dr. Groshen earned a Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University and a bachelor's degree in economics and mathematics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.