Media Advisories

Nov. 13, 2008

President Lacker to speak at the CATO Institute's Monetary Conference on November 19

Washington, D.C.

Jeffrey M. Lacker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, will speak at the CATO Institute's Monetary Conference in Washington, D.C.

Event Details

Topic: What Lessons Can We Learn From The Boom and Turmoil?
When: Wednesday, November 19, 2008
Time: President Lacker is expected to begin speaking at 1:30 p.m.
WhereA. Hayek Auditorium, Cato Institute
Washington, D.C. (Directions) 

Media Opportunities

Q&A Session: There will not be a session.

Note: Contact Leigh Harrington, Cato Institute's Director of Broadcast, regarding your plans to attend the event.

Speech Text

FRB-Richmond Media Relations will be on site to facilitate with the media. Embargoed speech text will be available at least 30 minutes in advance.

The speech text can be found on the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond's Web site.

Media Contacts

Leigh Harrington
Director of Broadcast
CATO Institute
(202) 789-5204 (desk)
(914) 882-2005 (cell)

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