Speaker - Chrystia Freeland

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Chrystia Freeland is the Canadian Member of Parliament for the riding of Toronto Centre. After starting as a Ukraine-based stringer for the Financial Times, Washington Post, and The Economist, she went on to do many jobs at FT, including deputy editor, UK news editor, Moscow bureau chief, Eastern Europe correspondent, editor of its weekend edition, editor of, and US managing editor. From 1999 to 2001, she was deputy editor of The Globe and Mail, Canada’s national newspaper. In 2010, Freeland joined as editor-at-large for Thomson Reuters, where she most recently worked as managing director and editor of consumer news. She is the author of Plutocrats: The Rise of the New Global Super-Rich and the Fall of Everyone Else (2012), a New York Times bestseller which won the National Business Book Award and the Lionel Gelber Prize in 2013. She is a co-chair of the Liberal Party’s Economic Advisory Council and the Party’s critic for International Trade.

8 Programs

Declinists Be Damned: Bet On America

02.11.15 | 01:45:07 min | 2 comments

Alan Krueger: Reversing the Middle Class Jobs Deficit

06.29.12 | 01:06:35 min | 1 comment

Honeywell CEO Cote: Agenda for American Competitiveness

06.28.12 | 00:52:53 min | 0 comments

U.S. Energy Future: 'Rational Middle' Will Find Solutions

06.27.12 | 01:28:32 min | 0 comments

Federal Budget: The Tax and Spending Cut Balancing Act

10.20.11 | 00:59:09 min | 0 comments

Robert Rubin on the Long-Term Outlook for the US Economy

07.01.11 | 01:04:03 min | 0 comments

The Mobile Revolution

05.30.11 | 00:59:11 min | 0 comments

The Strange Rise of Modern India

01.18.07 | 01:00:47 min | 2 comments