ACG Cleveland & HBS NEO Co-Host "The State of the Economy"

ACG Cleveland & HBS NEO Joint Breakfast

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January 14, 2022 8 AM - 9:15 AM EST

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VIRTUAL EVENT - Zoom credentials will be emailed
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Please join ACG Cleveland and the Harvard Business School Club of Northeast Ohio as we host our annual breakfast, "Economic Update & Implications of the Decline in Manufacturing Wage Premium" at The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland.

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Please note that due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been moved to a virtual forum. All attendees will receive a link for the Zoom room 24 hours before the event takes place. Thank you for your understanding.


    Joel Elvery of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

    Joel Elvery

    Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
    Policy Economist, Reserve Bank of Cleveland

    JOEL ELVERY is a policy economist in the Research Department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. Dr. Elvery’s primary fields of interest are labor, public, and urban economics. In particular, he studies the regional economy of the Fourth Federal Reserve District, which includes Ohio, western Pennsylvania, eastern Kentucky, and the northern panhandle of West Virginia.  Prior to joining the Bank in 2013, Dr. Elvery was an assistant professor in the Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs at Cleveland State University.  Dr. Elvery holds a BA in economics from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a PhD in economics from the University of Maryland.

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    Guhan Venkatu

    Federal Reserve Bank Cleveland
    Group Vice President, Research Department

    GUHAN VENKATU is Group Vice President of the Research Department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and leads the department’s regional analysis and outreach group.  He joined the Bank in 1998 as a research analyst.  In his tenure with the Bank, he has held positions of increasing responsibility including economist and vice president and senior regional officer of the Bank’s Pittsburgh Branch.  His prior research has focused on inflation and inflation expectations, housing and household finance, and factors related to regional economic growth.  His research and analysis have been a resource for the public and the Bank’s president and boards of directors.


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    COVID-19 Protocol

    ACG Cleveland is committed to the safety of all of our members and friends, and have taken all necessary precautions in hosting in-person events. These include:

    • Enforcing local or venue COVID-related protocols in place at the time of the event,
    • the strong encouragement of masks to protect un-vaccinable children and adults in the spheres of our members and friends,
    • encouraged social distancing of 6 feet in both indoor and outdoor spaces,
    • an ample supply of masks, hand sanitizer, and soap across the facility to  minimize the risk of viral transmission from guest to guest.

    We will continue to maintain both the CDC's and the State of Ohio's recommended guidelines for gathering during the COVID-19 outbreak, and will update you with any changes to protocol.

    Hosted by: ACG

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    Event Pricing:

    $15 ACG Members
    $15 Non-Members