May 2009

Patrick J. Yam: The Economic Crisis

Mon, May 4 2009 - 6:00pm

The Economic Crisis of 2008+: Deleveraging of a Nation

This program is sold out

Patrick J. Yam, CEO, Sensei Partners LLC; Macro-Economist; Investor; Academician; Author

What caused today’s recessionary economy? How did we get here, and what’s next? Diverse information from various media often challenges clarity and exacerbates confusion. Confusion adds fear and apprehension, overriding corporate and household decisions. Read more »

Budgeting the California Budget

Fri, May 1 2009 - 12:00pm

Budging the California Budget

John Chiang, California State Controller
John Myers, Sacramento Bureau Chief, KQED Public Radio
Sean Randolph, President and CEO, Bay Area Economic Forum 
Fred Silva, Senior Fiscal Advisor, California Forward
John Wildermuth, Political Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle - Moderator

IOUs, state spending cuts, higher taxes and layoffs are just some of the harsh realities of the California state Read more »