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American Competitiveness in the Global Economy

31 October, 2019

As advanced economies seek to meet challenges by emerging markets, especially China, the United States’ role in the global economy is under scrutiny—our leadership disrupted by technology, capital and migration flows, and shifting political sentiments. Faced with changes in the global competitive landscape, what can we learn from other countries’ policy and practices? Businesses will need answers to respond strategically.

US Representative Carolyn Maloney, New York

Catherine L. Mann, Global Chief Economist, Citi

Steve Odland, President and CEO, The Conference Board

Moderator: Alan Murray, President and CEO, Fortune


Steve Odland

Steve Odland
President and CEO
The Conference Board, Inc.

Mr. Odland is the President & CEO of The Conference Board, Inc., the most widely cited private source of business intelligence. He brings to The Conference Board an extensive corporate background. He formerly served as Chairman & CEO of Office Depot, Inc. from 2005-2010; Chairman, Pr...Full Bio