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Town Hall with Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker and Ryo Tashiro Webcast


Nov. 12
9:30 - 11:00 a.m.

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PICPA Member: $0 | Nonmember: $100

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Join us for a crucial virtual town hall with experts Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker and economic adviser Ryo Tashiro as they discuss how Covid-19 brought the US economy to an abrupt halt, the effects on the Pennsylvania’s businesses and the path to recovery. This program qualifies for 1 hour of CPE Credit.

9:30 -10:30 – The State of the Economy
10:30 - 11:00 – Questions and Answers


Ryotaro Tashiro

Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Ryotaro Tashiro is a regional economic advisor in the Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. He is responsible for conducting research on current regional economic issues in the Federal Reserve’s Third District and informing external audiences on national and regional economic conditions, monetary policy, and the role of the Federal Reserve in the economy.

Prior to joining the Bank in June 2016, Tashiro was a business analyst for Bloomberg, where he was responsible for conducting research on issues related to equity data quality. He also has substantial teaching experience, ranging from high school advanced placement economics to undergraduate intermediate Japanese and intermediate Spanish.

Tashiro has a master’s degree in economics from the University of Michigan–Ann Arbor and a bachelor’s degree in economics from Kenyon College.

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