Income Inequality Issues and Policy Options



A symposium sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Jackson Hole, Wyoming
August 27-29, 1998
  • Foreword
    THOMAS M. HOENIG
    President, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City



  • Opening Remarks
    ALAN GREENSPAN
    Chairman, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

  • Commentary
    LAWRENCE F. KATZ, Professor
    Harvard University
  • Commentary
    IGNAZIO VISCO, Head
    Economics Department, OECD

  • Commentary
    ROBERT Z. LAWRENCE, Professor
    Harvard University
  • Commentary
    KEVIN MURPHY, Professor
    University of Chicago


  • Commentary
    HORST SIEBERT, President
    Kiel Institute of World Economics

  • Commentary
    LAURA D'ANDREA TYSON, Dean
    Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Overview Panelists