Media Advisory

New York Fed to Co-Host Investing in America’s Workforce Book Launch Event

October 26, 2018

On November 9, the Federal Reserve System, in collaboration with the Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University, the Ray Marshall Center at the University of Texas at Austin, and the W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research is hosting a conference to launch the book, Investing in America's Workforce: Improving Outcomes for Workers and Employers.

The event will feature opening remarks by New York Fed President John Williams, followed by Patrick Harker, President of the Philadelphia Fed.  The introduction will be followed by three panel discussions focusing on the three volumes of the book: Investing in Workers, Investing in Work, and Investing in Systems for Employment Opportunity. For more information about the book and authors, please see this link.

Additional information on the conference and full agenda for the conference is available on the New York Fed's website.

The event is open to the media.  Members of the media interested in attending should contact Andrea Priest at the New York Fed, andrea.priest@ny.frb.org.

Contact
Andrea Priest
(212) 720-6139
Andrea.Priest@ny.frb.org