Event Overview


On March 16th, EIG hosted The American Dream in Distress, a panel discussion about the uneven economic recovery and the rise in populism. John Avlon of the Daily Beast moderated the discussion among panelists Janet Adamy of the Wall Street Journal, Jared Bernstein of the Center for Budget and Policy Priorities (and an EIG Economic Advisor), Kevin Hassett of the American Enterprise Institute (also an EIG Economic Advisor), and Amy Walter of The Cook Political Report.

Event Speakers

Janet Adamy

News Editor

The Wall Street Journal

Dr. Jared Bernstein

Senior Fellow

Center for Budget and Policy Priorities

Dr. Kevin Hassett

State Farm James Q. Wilson Chair in American Politics and Culture

The American Enterprise Institute

Amy Walter

National Editor

The Cook Political Report

Event Moderators

John Avalon


The Daily Beast