Free

Public Lecture: US Economic and Fiscal Outlook

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Allan Barton Forum, Level 2,

ANU College of Business and Economics

Building 26C Kingsley Street

Acton, ACT 2601

Australia

View Map

Event description

Description

Refreshments on arrival at 5.30pm.

Public lecture to commence at 6.00pm.



The US Economic and Fiscal Outlook: The Elephant in the Room

In this lecture, Alastair will look at the fiscal deficit and debt outlook for the United States over the next 30 years. The presentation will discuss the mounting fiscal and social challenges that the US is likely to face and will identify policy innovations from Australia that the US could consider in addressing these challenges.

About the presenter

Alastair JM Walton is the Consul-General of Australia to New York.

Alastair is a career investment banker who served in senior roles including Co-Chairman and Managing Director of Goldman Sachs Australia and Head of Investment Banking for Non-Japan Asia at the Credit Suisse Group.

Alastair has a Master of Business Administration from Columbia University, where he was a Dean's Scholar, a Bachelor of Economics from the Australian National University, and qualified as a Chartered Accountant. He was inducted into the ANU College of Business and Economics Alumni Hall of Fame in 2013

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Allan Barton Forum, Level 2,

ANU College of Business and Economics

Building 26C Kingsley Street

Acton, ACT 2601

Australia

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved