Annual Economic Conference 2012: Agenda

The 2012 Annual Economic Conference hosted by the Center For The New Economy will be held on Friday, February 17 at La Concha Hotel in Condado, Puerto Rico.

The event will feature economic presentations by Sergio Marxuach (Policy Director, CNE – Inequality as a challenge to sustainable growth in Puerto Rico) and Harold Toro PhD (Research Director, CNE – Trust in economic and social institutions: Data from the PR Survey of Consumer Finances), as well as a panel discussion on the Implications for citizens and the private sector in Puerto Rico.

For more information about the conference, including registration details, please read below.

AGENDA

8:00 – 8:45 am:……………Registration

8:45 – 9:00 am:……………Welcoming Remarks by Miguel A. Soto-Class
………………………………President, Center for the New Economy

9:00 – 9:45 am:……………Keynote Remarks, Richard M. Locke
………………………………Head of Political Science & Professor of Management, MIT

9:45 – 10:00 am:…………..Coffee Break

10:00 – 10:45 am:…………Economic Presentations

……………………………….Sergio Marxuach
……………………………….Policy Director, CNE
……………………………….Inequality as a challenge to sustainable growth in Puerto Rico
……………………………….Harold Toro PhD
……………………………….Research Director, CNE
……………………………….Trust in economic and social institutions: Data from the PR Survey of Consumer Finances

10:45 – 11:45 am:………….Panel Discussion
………………………………..Implications for citizens and the private sector in Puerto Rico

………………………………..Miguel A. Soto-Class, President, CNE
………………………………..Luis Álvarez, Vice President, Méndez & Co.
………………………………..Myrna Rivera, CEO & Chairperson, Consultiva, Inc.

11:45 – 12:00 pm:………….Closing Remarks by Efrén Rivera Ramos
………………………………..Professor of Law & former Dean, University of Puerto Rico School of Law

 

Registration Details:

REGISTRATION FEE IS WAIVED FOR CURRENT CNE SPONSORS

Please call us at 787.622.1120 or email us at info@grupocne.org to RSVP.

Participants and regular registrations:
Register online at www.grupocne.org

Early Bird Registration:                     $135 (IVU included)
ends February 13, 2012……………………………………

Late and On-site Registration:         $160 (IVU included)

 

For more information about the 2012 Annual Economic Conference:

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