Watch The Atlantic Summit on the Economy Live Now


The Atlantic Summit on the Economy is taking place live now in DC.

You click above to stream the event, which features a number of speakers worth listening to. Among them: Bloomberg View columnist Megan McArdle, George Mason University Tyler Cowen and Mercatus Center economist and Reason columnist Veronique de Rugy.

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Here's the full itinerary:

9:00 a.m. Opening Remarks

  • James Bennet, Editor in Chief and Co-President, The Atlantic

9:05 a.m. Secular Stagnation and Moving Beyond the Recovery

  • The Honorable Lawrence H. Summers, Former Secretary, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Interviewed byDavid Leonhardt, Managing Editor, The Upshot, New York Times

9:35 a.m. Housing and The Future of Federal Assistance

  • The Honorable Julián Castro, Secretary, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • Interviewed byMatt Thompson, Deputy Editor, TheAtlantic.com

9:55 a.m. Reviewing the American Dream: Private Sector Debt & The U.S. Housing Market

  • Stan Humphries, Chief Economist, Zillow
  • Susan Lund, Partner, McKinsey Global Institute
  • Sarah Rosen Wartell, President, Urban Institute
  • Moderated byNancy Cook, Economic & Domestic Policy Correspondent,National Journal

10:20 a.m. Fiscal Fight: How Sequestration Impacts the Economy

  • The Honorable Shaun Donovan, Director, Office of Management and Budget, Executive Office of the President
  • The Honorable Jason Furman, Chairman, Council of Economic Advisers, Executive Office of the President
  • Moderated byDerek Thompson, Senior Editor, The Atlantic

11:00 a.m. Coffee and Networking

11:15 a.m. Powering the Future: The Energy Economy

  • Benjamin Zycher, John G. Searle Chair, American Enterprise Institute
  • Adele Morris, Senior Fellow and Policy Director, Climate and Energy Economics Project, Brookings Institution
  • Moderated byMegan McArdle, Columnist, Bloomberg View

11:35 a.m. Private Sector Debt: America's Blind Spot

  • Richard Vague, Chairman, Governor's Woods Foundation
  • Interviewed byJonathan Allen, Chief Political Correspondent, Vox

12:00 p.m. Taxes and Wage Inequality

  • The Honorable Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), U.S. House of Representatives
  • Interviewed bySteven Rattner, Chairman, Willett Advisors

12:25 p.m. Networking Lunch

12:50 p.m. Congress and The Economy: A View from the Senate

  • The Honorable Joe Manchin (D-WV), U.S. Senate
  • Interviewed bySteve Clemons, Washington Editor at Large, The Atlantic

1:10 p.m. Monetary Policy Then & Now: The Role of the Fed

  • The Honorable Alice Rivlin, Former Vice Chair, Federal Reserve and Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution
  • Interviewed byEdward Luce, Washington Columnist, Financial Times

1:40 p.m. Ideas Out Loud: The Upwardly Mobile Barista

  • Amanda Ripley, Author, The Smartest Kids in the World The Atlantic's May 2015 Cover Story

2:00 p.m. On the Clock: Striving for Full Employment

  • The Honorable Thomas Perez, Secretary, U.S. Department of Labor
  • Interviewed byMargaret Carlson, Columnist, Bloomberg View

2:30 p.m. Building an Economic FitBit: How Can We Jumpstart American Growth

  • Tyler Cowen, Professor, George Mason University
  • The Honorable John Delaney (D-MD), Congressman, U.S. House of Representatives
  • Yves Smith, Publisher, Naked Capitalism
  • Moderated byEdward Luce

2:55 p.m. Unspoken Forces Shaping Our Economy

  • Veronique De Rugy, Senior Research Fellow, Mercatus Center, George Mason University
  • Sherle Schwenninger, Director, Economic Growth Program and American Strategy Program, New America Foundation
  • Moderated byDerek Thompson

3:30 p.m. View from the States: Building Ohio's Future

  • The Honorable John Kasich, Governor, Ohio
  • Interviewed byJonathan Karl, Chief White House Correspondent, ABC News

4:00 p.m. Trade, TPA and The Trans-Pacific Partnership

  • The Honorable Mike Froman, U.S. Trade Representative, Executive Office of the President
  • Interviewed bySteve Clemons

4:25 p.m. The Budget and Bipartisanship: A View from the Senate

  • The Honorable John Hoeven (R-ND), U.S. Senate
  • Interviewed bySteve Clemons

4:45 p.m. Closing Remarks

  • Margaret Low Smith, President, AtlanticLIVE