Olivier Blanchard, Chief Economist, International Monetary Fund

Olivier Blanchard, Chief economist at the International Monetary Fund and
the Class of 1941 Professor of Economics at MIT will speak about the World
Economy on April 30, 2012.




Jean Claude Trichet, President, European Central Bank

European Central Bank President Jean Claude Trichet spoke at Northwestern University on April 27, 2010. Article and video link:





Donald Kohn, Vice-chairman, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Donald Kohn spoke at the Kellogg School on November 16, 2009. Article and video link:





Kenneth Rogoff, Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy, Harvard University

Economist Kenneth Rogoff predicted during a February 24, 2009, talk at the Kellogg School that the financial crisis will create a skyrocketing public debt. Article and video link:




John Taylor, Mary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics, Stanford University

During a March 31, 2008, visit to the Kellogg School, John B. Taylor discussed the challenge of setting monetary policy and the tools used to do so. Article and video link: