CMF19204. Our Nation's Financial Crisis

Track: 
Controller Conference
FPA Conference
Field of Study: 
Economics
CPE Credit: 
1.0
Knowledge Level: 
Intermediate
Advanced Preparation: 
None
Prerequisite: 
Basic Understanding of General Economic Principles

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
 
7:00AM-7:50AM

Alarmed by reports that the US Deficit is approaching $1.0 trillion and the debt has exceeded $22.0 trillion? How significant is this and what are the future implications on taxes, interest rates and the economy? This analysis is approached from the perspective of a CFO/FP&A professional, identifying root causes, understanding the dynamics and future-outlook, and framing the magnitude of potential impact and required solutions.
Learning Objectives:

  • Gain an understanding of the current debt and deficit
  • Understand the root causes of the current situation
  • Understand the significance and potential impact of this crisis
  • Understand the range of potential solutions and outcomes


SESSION SPEAKER(S)

CPA
Principal | Jack Alexander & Associates LLC