The Roosevelt Institute joined Fellows Mike Konczal and J.W. Mason, with keynote speaker Senator Tammy Baldwin and moderator Jim Tankersley of The Washington Post, at the National Press Club as we release two papers on corporate short–termism. Openi
Rising shareholder payouts and declining investment have touched off widespread concern and debate about the corporate focus on short-term profits over long-term growth. In this set of papers, Mike Konczal proposed a broad policy agenda for curbing short–termism and J.W. Mason presented new research showing the depth of the problem and addressing common critiques.
Friday, November 6, 2015
Start Time: 8:30 a.m
Location: National Press Club
529 14th Street Northwest, Washington, D.C.