Event
Global Economic Forum
June 30, 2008

Communications and Regional and Community Affairs hosts this three-day seminar for global history, economics and social studies teachers. Federal Reserve specialists from the International Research and Emerging Markets groups give briefings dealing with key issues, areas of the world, and nations that impact the global economy. As a culminating activity, forum attendees, playing the roles of representatives from various nations, will participate in a global economic summit simulation. Seminar materials are provided.

Eligible participants receive New York City, New York State and New Jersey staff development credits. Each teacher is responsible for determining the availability of credit from his/her school/district.

Audience
Teachers from the Second Federal Reserve District: New York State; the 12 northern counties of New Jersey; Fairfield County, Connecticut; Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.


Date & Time
Monday, June 30, Tuesday, July 1 & Wednesday, July 2
8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
33 Liberty Street
New York City