Greg Ip, an editor for The Economist and frequent commenter on national news and radio shows, will be speaking about the American economy at Virginia Tech April 14. Here is a press release from Tech:
Greg Ip, U.S. economics editor for The Economist, will give a talk, “The Post-Crisis American Economy,” on Thursday, April 14, at 11 a.m., as the featured speaker in the BB&T Distinguished Lecture, hosted by the Pamplin College of Business.
The talk, at the Inn at Virginia Tech’s Latham Ballroom, is free and open to the public, no tickets required. Free parking is available at the Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center. Find more parking information online, or call (540) 231-3200.
Ip, based in Washington, D.C., covers the economy, financial markets, and monetary, fiscal, and regulatory policy. He contributes to The Economist’s blog, “Free Exchange.” He has commented frequently on radio and television, including CNBC, BBC, CNN, MSNBC, The Newshour with Jim Lehrer, Washington Week with Gwen Ifill, and National Public Radio. He is the author of The Little Book of Economics: How the Economy Works in the Real World. Read more »