Weekly Newsletter – October 12, 2014

November 27, 2014


SAIS International Finance Club Weekly Newsletter – October 12, 2014

Club members, please see information on this week’s exciting events below as well as important internship/full-time position deadlines.

–Your SAIS International Finance Club Leadership 


Oct. 13: “Morgan Stanley Information Session” – Tim Jennison, managing director of Morgan Stanley and a SAIS alum, will discuss the organization and opportunities for interested students. Note: RSVP on SAISWorks. Monday 1pm. BOB500. To RSVP, visit SAISWorks.

Oct. 17
: “Rogge Global Partners Internship Program” – John Graham, senior partner and portfolio manager at Rogge Global Partners, will discuss the organization and opportunities for interested students. Friday 10am. Nitze 417. To RSVP, visit SAISWorks.

Oct. 17: “2014 Fall Career Fair” – The SAIS Fall Career Fair is an opportunity for SAIS students and alumni to speak with employers from all sector areas. Employers and alumni will be available to provide general information on their organization and hiring procedures, as well as discuss internships and full-time career opportunities.Friday 12:30pm. Kenney Herter. To RSVP, visit SAISWorks.


Oct. 16: “Starved for Profit or Choking on Regulation?” – Featuring: Robert Adams, Senior Economist, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Visiting Senior Policy Scholar, Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy. The number of new bank charters in the United States has declined dramatically in recent years.  From 1990 to 2008, 1,850 new banks were formed, a rate of nearly 100 per year.  From 2010 to 2013 only 6 new banks were formed, a rate of fewer than 2 per year.  Most industry observers seem to believe that regulatory burden is responsible for the decline, including new FDIC regulations and the 2010 Dodd Frank Act. Using U.S. data from 1975 to 2013 we explore how much of the decline, without any regulatory shift following the financial crisis, may have been the product of the weak economy and low interest rate environment. Thursday 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm. Georgetown Center for Business & Public Policy. For more information click here

Oct. 16: “The Changing World of International Development: How is the Business of Development is Changing, How are Development Organizations Adjusting to these Changes, and What’s Coming Next?” – A Panel Discussion Featuring: Barbara Turner, CEO URC; Patrick Fine, CEO FHI360; Steve Radelet, Donald McHenry Chair in Global Human Development, Moderator; Tessie SanMartin, CEO PLAN-USA Thursday 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm. Georgetown University. For more information click here

Newsletter Contributors
On-Campus Events: Wenxin Lin
Off-Campus Events: Jingwen Lu
Jobs & Internships: Emily Chen
Editor: Wendy Zhiyi Chen


Stay up-to-date with club events on the SAIS International Finance Club website and facebook group

Add Finance Club events to your Google calendar by entering saisinternationalfinance@gmail.com in the “Add a friend’s calendar” text box under “Other calendars”. Alternatively, you can view the calendar using the following addresses:

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