Talks

Selected recent talks at professional conferences, training, and other venues:

June 27, 2017 - Moderating several panels at Governing's second Summit on Infrastructure and Public-Private Partnerships, Marina Del Rey, CA.

January 24, 2017 - Webinar hosted by the Brookings/Hutchins Center on Monetary Policy, Title:"Financial Disclosure and Municipal Market Dynamics: What the Research Tells Us."

December 14, 2016 - Moderated a panel at the Marguerite Casey Foundation Symposium on Evidence-Based Strategies in State and Local Government, Washington, DC.

October 24-25, 2016 - Moderated two panels at Governing's Summit on Financial Leadership, Washington, DC.

May 24-25, 2016 - Presentations at the Government Finance Officers Association Annual Conference, Titles: "Financing Infrastructure Maintenance: What we Know from Public-Private Partnerships," and "Social Impact Bonds: Look Before you Leap," Toronto, ON. Slides available here and here.

May 12, 2016 - Moderated several panels at Governing's Summit on Infrastructure and Public-Private Partnerships, Santa Monica, CA.

March 19, 2016 - Presentation at the American Society for Public Administration's annual conference, Title: "Ten Principles of Public-Private Partnerships," Seattle, WA. Slides available here.

October 21, 2015 - Presentation at the California Debt and Investment Advisory Commission's annual pre-conference session at the Bond Buyer's California Public Finance Conference, Title: "Municipal Market Microstructure: What We Think We Know," San Francisco, CA. Slides available here.

September 23, 2015 - Moderated a panel of state transportation officials at Governing's Cost of Government Summit, Title: "Financing Public-Private Partnerships," Washington, DC.

August 19, 2015 - Keynote address at the Association of Washington Cities' Budget and Fiscal Management Workshop, Title: "Financial Literacy for Policy Leaders," Leavenworth, WA. Slides available here.

May 4, 2015 - Keynote address at the Association of Local Government Auditors national conference, Title: "How Are We Doing? Measuring and Managing Local Government Financial Health," San Diego, CA. Slides available here.

September 25, 2014 - Moderated a panel of provincial and state performance auditors at the Pacific Northwest Intergovernmental Audit Forum, Title: "Auditing Public-Private Partnerships: The Canadian Experience," Victoria, BC