FORA.tv Speaker - Edward Conard

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Biography

Edward Conard is author of the recently-released New York Times bestseller, Unintended Consequences: Why Everything You’ve Been Told About the Economy is Wrong. In his new book, Conard attempts to set the record straight and fill the void left by other business and economic analysts. He presents a fascinating and contrarian case for how the economy really works, what went wrong over the past decade, and what steps we can take to start growing again. Conard was a partner at Bain Capital from 1993 to 2007. He served as the head of Bain’s New York office and led the firm’s acquisitions of large industrial companies. Prior to Bain, Conard worked for Wasserstein Perella, an investment bank that specialized in mergers and acquisitions, and Bain & Company, a management consulting firm, where he headed its industrial practice. He is a graduate of Harvard Business School and the University of Michigan.

3 Programs

Central Banks Can Print Prosperity

11.18.15 | 01:38:19 min | 0 comments

Income Inequality Impairs the American Dream

10.22.14 | 01:39:49 min | 1 comment

Edward Conard: Unintended Consequences

10.25.12 | 00:23:04 min | 0 comments