Jan Hatzius, chief economist and head of the Global Investment Research Division at Goldman Sachs, is the No. 1 ranked economist on the annual Institutional Investor All-America Fixed-Income Research Team, a position he has held for the past nine years. The Society’s Distinguished Speaker Series Advisory Group welcomes Hatzius on May 26th to talk about lessons learned from 2008 and 2020, along with the impact and long-term implications of the massive increase in government debt nationally and globally. Hatzius will also discuss:
- His outlook for interest rate and inflation this year and beyond
- If there are any parallels from the 2007-2008 financial crisis or the dot com boom and bust and today
- His economic outlook and which sectors he expects to see the most growth
- The economic impact of the current administration’s proposed tax plan
- The use of alternative versus traditional data and how extensive he uses it in economic forecasting
Members - FREE
Nonmembers - $20
(Member pricing underwritten by CFA Society Chicago)
CFA Institute Qualified Activity: Eligible for 1 credit hour
Zoom login information will be provided in the reminder email closer to the event.
Registration closes at 5:00 PM on May 25, 2021.
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT: Program
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*Distribution of presentation slides is at the discretion of the speaker and may not be available for this event
Jan Hatzius is head of the Global Investment Research Division and the firm's chief economist. He is a member of the Firmwide Client and Business Standards Committee. Previously, he was head of Global Economics and Markets Research. Hatzius joined Goldman Sachs in the Frankfurt office in 1997 and transferred to New York in 1999. He was named managing director in 2004 and partner in 2008.
Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Hatzius was a research officer at the London School of Economics. Hatzius is the No. 1 ranked economist in the annual Institutional Investor All-America Fixed-Income Research Team, a position he has held for the past nine years. Hatzius is a member of the economic advisory panels of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and the Congressional Budget Office. Hatzius earned a D.Phil. in economics from Oxford University, as well as degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the Kiel Institute for the World Economy.
*Special Notes Regarding Fees
This event is complimentary for members only. Credit card required to guarantee all nonmember reservations. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diners Club are accepted. Registration online is required and closes at 5:00 PM on May 25, 2021. Cancellations for refunds accepted until 5:00 PM, May 21, 2021.
Members of any CFA society may attend at the CFA Society Chicago member rate. Please call the CFA Society Chicago office at 312-251-1301 to register. If you are only a member of CFA Institute, you do not qualify for the Society member rate.
CFA Institute CE Qualified Activity
This program qualifies for credit under the guidelines for the CFA Institute Professional Development Program.