September 25, 2016

Recent Events

Georgia State University Accounting Fraternity Hosts Concord's Budget Exercise
November 12, 2012 4:30pm - 6:30pm

Concord's southern regional director Phil Smith administers Concord's budget exercise to a large group of Georgia State University accounting students.  The sponsoring organization is BAP (Beta Alpha Psi).  For more information please email ...

Concord's Phil Smith moderates non-partisan Election Year Discussion
October 30, 2012 12:00pm - 1:15pm

Concord's national political director Phil Smith moderates a non-partisan election discussion with Kennesaw State University political scientist Kerwin Swint and the well-renowned public policy expert and pollster Beth Schapiro.  For more information about this luncheon event, please email...

Government Class to Reduce the Deficit: Principles & Priorities exercise
October 30, 2012 9:30am - 1:30pm

Two classes of government students will attempt to reduce the nation's deficits over the next 10 years by participating in an interactive budget exercise called Principles & Priorities.

Phil Smith addresses Statesboro, Ga. Rotary Club
October 29, 2012 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Concord's southern regional director, Phil Smith, addresses the Rotary Club of Statesboro, GA.

Georgia Association of Economic Educators hosts Concord's Phil Smith
October 26, 2012 11:00am - 12:00pm

Phil Smith gives the keynote address to the annual luncheon of the Georgia Association of Economic Educators in Athens, Georgia. 

Georgia Launch of Fix the Debt
October 25, 2012 10:30am - 11:00am

Phil Smith, Concord's southern regional director, participates in a press conference for the launch of "Fix The Debt" in Georgia. 

A Federal Budget Overview for Wildlife Professionals
October 17, 2012 8:00am - 4:30pm

Poster Session presentation 8-12

Oral presentation at 4:00

"Up Front" with Michael Gousha (Channel 12 news, Milwaukee, WI)
October 14, 2012 9:30am - 10:00am

Diane Lim Rogers spoke with host Michael Gousha about the influence of the upcoming Presidential election on fiscal policy, the fiscal cliff, and other matters pertinent to the federal budget.

Marquette Law School hosts The Concord Coalition: "On the Issues"
October 11, 2012 12:15pm - 1:15pm

Diane Lim Rogers, Chief Economist for the Concord Coalition, will discuss with Michael Gousha and attendees:

Is the U.S. about to plunge off a fiscal cliff? What are the causes and consequences of our nation’s enormous deficit and debt problems, and what will it take to fix them? Are...

La Follette School of Public Affairs hosts Evening with The Concord Coalition
October 10, 2012 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Diane Lim Roger, The Concord Coalition's Chief Economist, to keynote a forum hosted by the La Follette School of Public Affairs (University of Wisconsin).

Joining Diane for a panel discussion after her formal remarks are: Andrew Reschovsky and John Karl Scholz of the La Follette School....

CFA Society of Nashville Luncheon
October 10, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Concord's Phil Smith delivers a luncheon address to the Certified Financial Advisors Society of Nashville.  Joining Phil is Larry van Horn, Associate Professsor of Management (Economics) and Executive Director of Health Affairs at Vanderbilt's Owen School of Management.

Concord Coalition keynotes Northeast Wisconsin Financial Planners Association's Annual Meeting
October 10, 2012 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Concord Coalition's Chief Economist to keynote annual meeting for the Northeast Wisconsin Financial Planners Association.


2012 FPA Symposium in Nashville
October 10, 2012 10:00am - 11:40am

The Financial Planners Association of Middle Tennessee hosts Phil Smith of the Concord Coalition at their 2012 FPA Symposium.  For almost two hours, participants drill deep into federal budget policy to explore the causes and consequenses long-term, unsustainable budget deficits.  For...

Forum on the Imperative of Entitlement Reform and Health Care Cost Growth
October 1, 2012 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Four prominent experts agreed Monday that two complex and interrelated tasks are essential to the nation’s future prosperity: curbing the growth in health care costs and reforming federal entitlement programs.

The speakers were William Frist, a doctor and former U.S. Senate majority leader...

Discussing the Challenge of Pro-Growth Tax Reform
September 27, 2012 11:00am - 1:00pm

Former Senators Sam Nunn (D-GA), Pete Domenici, (R-NM), Warren Rudman (R-NH), and Evan Bayh (D-IN) have convened a bipartisan group of former Senators and Representatives to come together for four forums in the weeks before the first presidential debate to raise public consciousness of the...