The Evolving Market Landscape: Second Panel and Keynote Speech

VIDEO October 17, 2013

Speaker / Author

Michael Bryan

Vice President and Senior Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Mike Bryan is a vice president and senior economist in the research department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. He is responsible  for organizing the Atlanta Fed's monetary policy process. Mr. Bryan previously served as vice president in the research department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland where he specialized in business analysis with an emphasis on measuring and tracking inflation trends. He joined the Cleveland Fed as a bank examiner in 1978 and transferred to the research department the next year. In 1986, Mr. Bryan served as an economist in the research division of the Federal Reserve System's ... Read More

Susan Kalla

Contributing Editor at Forbes

Susan Kalla is a contributing editor for Forbes and a partner in KHX Investments with holdings in public and private equity and venture capital. She is the co-founder of three mobile startups.  Ms. Kalla was a senior research analyst on Wall Street for a decade, known for her dire predictions on internet stocks before the dot comm collapse. She was an early pioneer at tech brokerages Caris & Company and Soundview Financial Group. She started her analytical career as director of research for McGraw Hill's NBI before moving into finance. She also held positions in business development for GTE Telephone ... Read More

Paul McCulley

Senior Fellow, Financial Macroeconomics, Cornell Law School's Jack G. Clarke Program on the Law and Regulation of Financial Institutions and Markets

Paul McCulley is Senior Fellow in Financial Macroeconomics for Cornell Law School’s Jack G. Clarke Program on the Law and Regulation of Financial Institutions and Markets. Prior, he was the Chief Economist and Managing Director at PIMCO where he served as a member of the Investment Committee in Newport Beach, and authoring the publication, Macro Perspectives. Paul previously retired from PIMCO at the end of 2010, after a decade as Managing Director and Portfolio Manager. He also headed the firm's Liquidity and Funding Desk, as well as led PIMCO’s Cyclical Economic Forums and authored the monthly research publication, Global Central ... Read More

Herbert Taylor, Ph.D.

Secretary to the Federal Advisory Council

Herb Taylor is secretary to the Federal Advisory Council, a group of leading bankers from each of the twelve Federal Reserve Districts that meets regularly with the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System to consult and advise on matters under the Board's jurisdiction. Herb had previously served nearly 40 years at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, first in economic research, then in public affairs, and finally as corporate secretary. Herb holds a B.A. in economics from La Salle University and a Ph.D. in economics from Temple University, where he is currently an adjunct professor in macroeconomics. Herb was born and ... Read More

George Tsetsekos, Ph.D.

Francis Professor of Finance and Dean Emeritus Drexel’s LeBow College of Business

Dr. George Tsetsekos, serves as the Francis professor of Finance and Director of the Risk Management Center at the LeBow College of Business. He served as Dean of LeBow (2002-2012) and under his transformative leadership the college achieved national rankings and quality milestones in research and teaching. Prior to his appointment as Dean, he served as Drexel’s Vice Provost and Vice President for academic administration and contributed to the completion of the strategic merger between Drexel and MCP Hahnemann University. Dr. Tsetsekos’ extensive research covers the broad areas of corporate finance, investments, banking and international finance. His research contributions include articles ... Read More