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    Have We Had Enough?

    What is a typical U.S. college education? To a lot of people, it’s not about building skills for the real world. It’s sorting students by potential. Hear Garett Jones, an economics professor at George Mason University, explore how education and human capital are the foundation of economic growth.

    Garett Jones
    Professor of Economics, George Mason University

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    Economy: Checks and Balances, Presented by The Joyce Foundation

    The economy is unsteady for numerous reasons, but what if we're looking at the wrong ways to fix it? Throughout this talk, we'll explore our domestic economy as well as potential solutions ? like education and job training. What if these simple solutions can identify opportunities within companies and organizations to improve performance and jumpstart our economy? The country's leading economists will have a lively discussion on workforce development and all things financial.

    Speakers: Ron Bullock, William Daley, Chrystia Freeland, Austan Goolsbee, Garett Jones, Ali Velshi