Now in its 30th year, the NABE Economic Policy is the premier national event illuminating the global and domestic challenges facing business economists, policymakers and markets.

Once again NABE brings together an unmatched lineup of key U.S. and global policymakers, central bankers, top economists, business leaders, and analysts. Addressing the theme of “Policy Choices: Immediate Needs, Enduring Challenges,” scores of speakers will discuss the challenges facing global policy makers as the focus continues to shift from responding to immediate crises to tackling longer-term, structural issues.

From monetary policy to Obamacare implementation, to fiscal strains, to financial reform, to free trade agreements, to the future of housing finance, if you need to remain on top of the central debates raging in the nation's capital, register now!

Confirmed Speakers


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David "Danny" Blanchflower, Bruce V. Rauner Professor of Economics, Dartmouth College
Rep. Kevin Brady, Congressman (R-TX), Chairman, Joint Economic Committee
Charlie Cook, Editor and Publisher, The Cook Political Report
Douglas Elmendorf, Director, Congressional Budget Office
Jason Furman, Chairman, President's Council of Economic Advisers
Alan Greenspan, Former Chairman, Federal Reserve System
Thomas M. Hoenig, Vice Chairman, FDIC
Douglas Holtz-Eakin, President, American Action Forum
Michael F. Neidorff, Chairman, President and CEO, Centene Corporation
Alice M. Rivlin, Senior Fellow, Economic Studies, Brookings Institution
Amlan RoyManaging Director,  Head of Global Demographics & Pensions Research, Credit Suisse
Ambassador Miriam Sapiro, Deputy United States Trade Representative
Lawrence Summers, President Emeritus and Charles W. Eliot University Professor, Harvard University
Daniel K. Tarullo, Member, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Jean-Claude Trichet, Former President, European Central Bank
Greg Valliere, Chief Political Strategist, Potomac Research Group



The 2014 NABE Economic Policy Conference will take place at the Marriott Crystal Gateway, near Ronald Reagan National Airport, in Arlington, VA:

Marriott Crystal Gateway
1700 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Arlington, VA 22202



Early-Bird registration is now open for the 2014 NABE Economic Policy Conference.  Register by the deadline of Monday, January 20 to take advantage of Early-Bird discounted rates!

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Member Registration: $599

Government Employee Registration: $650

Nonmember Registration (includes one-year Membership): $749

Student Member Registration (does not include meals): $75 




The NABE Foundation will award scholarships to the 2014 NABE Economic Policy Conference. To be eligible for consideration to receive the scholarship, one must:

1) Be 35 years old or younger; 

2) Have worked in the economics field for seven years or less; 

3) Currently be involved in a position that uses economic principles and theory; 

4) Hold an undergraduate college degree or higher. 

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Poster Session

The poster session is ideal for analysts who want to explain a new methodology, researchers, including students, who want feedback on their innovative research, and thought leaders who want to propose policy analysis on an issue or topic of interest.

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