November 6, 2009
Shears Technology Center/Justice Theater
Presenter: Mr. Jon Christensson
Jon was born and raised on the island of Orust in Sweden. He earned his undergraduate degree in Economics and Political Science from Jönköping International Business School in Sweden.
He speaks Swedish, English, and a bit of German.
Jon Christensson graduated with his Masters of Arts in Economics from Wichita State University in 2008.
He is currently a Research Associate for the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's Banking Research Department - Supervision and Risk Management Division.
His presentation will cover the following areas:
1. What were some of the issues leading up to the current economic crisis?
2. What happened?
3. What has the Federal Reserve done to mitigate the crisis?
4. What are the implications of the Federal Reserve’s actions?