Kansas City Fed President Esther George and economists travel around the Tenth Federal Reserve District to speak to diverse audiences, including bankers, academics, educators, civic leaders, policymakers and small business owners. Search our recent and archived speeches by area of interest. Presentations are listed by date, topic and speaker. If you are interested in having us speak at your event or organization, complete the speaker request form.

Recent Speeches

Economic Recovery Amid Disruption and Uncertainty

Nate Kauffman discussed the economic recovery during the 2021 National Grain Car Council Meeting.

Economic Conditions and Outlook

Nick Sly shared to the Rocky Mountain Home Association about the economic conditions and outlook.

Economic Conditions

Nick Sly shared current economic conditions at the New Mexico Economic Forum.

Review of the State of Agriculture

Economist Cortney Cowley provided an update on the agricultural economy and credit conditions as part of a discussion hosted by the FDIC and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency on financing women and minority farmers.

Is the Economy Tight or Slack?

Remarks delivered to the National Association for Business Economics' 18th Annual Economic Measurement Seminar.

Emerging Trends in the U.S. and Colorado Economies

Alison Felix shared an economic update on the emerging trends in the U.S. and Colorado economies at the Women in Banking Conference.

Ag Banking and Credit Outlook

Cortney Cowley provided an update on agricultural credit conditions at the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting.

Panel Discussion on Economic Conditions - Colorado Chamber of Commerce

Nicholas Sly shared to the Colorado Chamber of Commerce about the current economic conditions and trends in Colorado and the U.S.

Speakers Bureau


Our economists and subject matter experts are available to speak about a variety of topics including the economy; banking and payments; and the history and structure of the Federal Reserve.

TEN Talk Podcasts

TEN Magazine has added podcasts of conversations about the most important economic topics in our district related to energy, agriculture and banking.

TEN Talk: The uneven recovery in prime-age labor force participation

Senior Economist Didem Tüzemen examines the recovery of labor force participation following the Great Recession and finds that the only prime-age group to regain pre-recession levels is college educated women.