In a November podcast, Jen Giovannitti at the Richmond Fed interviewed Elizabeth Weigensberg, senior researcher at Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago. Dr. Weigensberg discussed her recent research on key components of successful workforce development programs and provided recommendations on how to improve the effectiveness of the existing programs.
The Richmond Fed’s Economic Education team took a busload of teachers to "Conversation with the Chairman: A Teacher Town Hall Meeting" at the Federal Reserve Board.
The Richmond Fed’s Community Development and Economic Education teams immersed themselves in a monthlong effort to promote financial education during Financial Literacy Month.
Regional economic forums, like the visit to the Triad, enhance the Richmond Fed's connection to communities throughout the Fifth District by fostering mutually beneficial relationships and giving Bank leaders the opportunity to tell people about who we are and what we do.