Radcliffe Day 2016 | Janet Yellen, Radcliffe Medalist

Friday, June 10, 2016

Radcliffe Day 2016 | Janet Yellen || Radcliffe Institute

Janet L. Yellen, chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, is awarded the Radcliffe Medal, presented annually to an individual who has had a transformative impact on society.

Featuring personal reflections from Ben S. Bernanke ’75, a distinguished fellow in residence in the economic studies program at the Brookings Institution and a former chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.

Yellen joins Gregory Mankiw, the Robert M. Beren Professor of Economics at Harvard University, in conversation about her groundbreaking achievements.

Introduction by Lizabeth Cohen, dean, Radcliffe Institute, and Howard Mumford Jones Professor of American Studies, Department of History, Harvard University