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Central Banking Series: Paris Session IV: Economic Outlook and Conclusion

VIDEO May 22, 2018

Speaker / Author

Philippe Waechter

Head of the Economic Research Department, Natixis Asset Management

Philippe Waechter is head of the economic research department of Ostrum Asset Management. Philippe joined Bred Banque Populaire in April 1988 as an economist. In 1994, he became director of the economic research department. When Banque Populaire Asset Management was created in June 1998 (which then became Natexis Asset Management in May 2003) Philippe held the same position. Philippe graduated from the University of Paris I and worked as a professor at the University of Evry from 2002 to 2003. He regularly works for the print and audiovisual media. ... Read More

Isabelle Job-Bazille

Chief Economist, Crédit Agricole S.A.

Since 1st February 2013, Isabelle Job-Bazille is Chief Economist at Crédit Agricole S.A., and a member of the Management Committee of Crédit Agricole S.A. Isabelle is a member of the High Council of public finance. Isabelle Job-Bazille began her career with Paribas in 1997 as a country risk analyst for the Middle-East-Africa region. She joined Crédit Agricole S.A. in September 2000 as an economist specializing in Japan and Asia before being appointed head of the Macroeconomics division in May 2005. From 2007 to 2011, she worked with Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank's Capital Markets Research teams, first in Paris and then in ... Read More

David W. Berson, Ph.D

Senior Vice President & Chief Economist, Nationwide

David W. Berson, Nationwide Chief Economist, leads a team delivering economic forecasts and analyses that are used to strengthen the company’s business strategies and operating plans. David earned a doctorate in economics and a master's degree in public policy from the University of Michigan and a bachelor's degree in history and economics from Williams College. He is a frequent speaker to media and industry groups on the economic outlook, housing, and mortgage markets, as well as the author of numerous publications. His commentary Bloomberg, CNBC, Wall St. Journal, Reuters and the New York Times. Prior to joining Nationwide, David served as the ... Read More

Kathleen Stephansen

Independent Trustee for the AXA-Equitable Mutual Funds, a Senior Economist for Haver Analytics, and Senior Economic Advisor to the Boston Consulting Group Henderson Institute Center for Macroeconomics

Kathleen Stephansen is an Independent Trustee for the AXA-Equitable Trusts, a Senior Economist for Haver Analytics and a Senior Economic Advisor to the Boston Consulting Group Henderson Institute Center for Macroeconomics. She is the former Chief Economist of Huawei Technologies, Chief Economist of the American International Group (AIG) and AIG Asset Management’s Senior Strategist and Global Head of Sovereign Research. Prior to joining AIG in 2010, Kathleen was Chief Economist at Aladdin Capital Holdings, Credit Suisse’s Head of Global Economic Research, and Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette Securities Corporation’s co-head of Fixed Income economic research and Chief International Economist. Kathleen serves on ... Read More