Stephen Haber and Alexander Galetovic: Reopening the American Economy: Lessons from Around the World?

Thursday, June 4, 2020

The Hoover Institution presents an online virtual briefing series on pressing policy issues, including health care, the economy, democratic governance, and national security. Briefings will include thoughtful and informed analysis from our top scholars.

STEPHEN HABER AND ALEXANDER GALETOVIC: Reopening the American Economy: Lessons from Around the World?
Thursday, June 4, 2020 at 11AM PT/ 2PM ET.


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ABOUT THE FELLOWS

Stephen Haber is the Peter and Helen Bing Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and the A.A. and Jeanne Welch Milligan Professor in the School of Humanities and Sciences at Stanford University. He is also a professor of political science, of history, and (by courtesy) of economics, as well as a senior fellow of the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research.He is among Stanford’s most distinguished teachers, having been awarded every teaching prize Stanford has to offer.

Alexander Galetovic is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution, and a senior fellow at Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez in Santiago. Together with Eduardo Engel and Ronald Fischer, Galetovic invented the least-present-of-revenue auction, which is routinely used in many countries to procure transport infrastructure through concessions and private participation. He has been an advisor on public-private partnerships to the Chilean government and multilateral organizations such as the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank and the OECD. He is currently an advisor to the Chilean Ministry of Finance on COVID-19 policy and the implementation of massive testing to keep the economy open.

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