A Conversation with Robert E. Rubin

Robert Rubin

Robert E. Rubin

Co-Chair Emeritus, Council on Foreign Relations
Former Secretary of the U.S. Treasury 
Co-Founder of The Hamilton Project, Brookings Institution


Thursday, April 5, 2018
4:00-5:30 p.m.
White Auditorium, Kellogg Global Hub
2211 Campus Drive, Evanston Campus


Robert E. Rubin served as the 70th Secretary of the U.S. Treasury from 1995–99. He began his career in finance at Goldman, Sachs and served as its vice chairman and co-chief operating officer. Rubin joined the Clinton Administration in 1993 as the first director of the White House National Economic Council. From 2007–17, he co-chaired the Council on Foreign Relations. He is one of the founders of The Hamilton Project, an economic policy project housed at the Brookings Institution.

Rubin is the author (with Jacob Weisberg) of In an Uncertain World: Tough Choices from Wall Street to Washington (Random House, 2003), which was a New York Times bestseller and was named one of Business Week’s ten best business books of the year.


The event is **FULL.** However, you can still view the event from a live-feed viewing room in Kellogg (the feed will not be publicly available). To reserve your viewing spot, please RSVP at ipr@northwestern.edu by Monday, April 2.


For more information, please contact Ellen Dunleavy at ipr@northwestern.edu or 847-491-3395.

This event is co-sponsored with the Kellogg Public-Private Interface and the Buffett Institute for Global Studies.

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