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National Economic Accounts Data Users' Conference - April 13, 2007


9:00 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks Cynthia A. Glassman, Under Secretary for Economic Affairs
    Steve Landefeld, Director, BEA
9:30 a.m. National Economic Accounts  
  Brent Moulton, Associate Director for National Economic Accounts
  Sessions Speakers
10:00 a.m. Session 1: Health Accounts  
  Ana Aizcorbe, BEA
Stephen Heffler, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
10:45 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. Session 2: Issues in Compensation and Profits  
  Pat Getz, Bureau of Labor Statistics
Kurt Kunze, BEA
11:45 a.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Session 3: Data User Panel Rosemary Marcuss, Deputy Director, BEA
  • Use of the National Accounts
John Peterson, Congressional Budget Office
  • Data Delivery Through the Web Site
Patrick Newport, Global Insight
  • Documentation and Frequently Asked Questions
Mark Vitner, Wachovia Corporation
  • Data Coverage and Quality
Ralph Monaco, Treasury Department
2:15 p.m. Break
2:30 p.m. Session 4: 2008 and Beyond (PowerPoint ) Carol Moylan, BEA
  • 2008 Comprehensive Revision
Howard Krakower, BEA
Nicole Mayerhauser, BEA
Clinton McCully, BEA
Robert Yuskavage, BEA
3:30 p.m. Session 5: Government Accounts  
  Brian Moyer, BEA
4:00 p.m. Wrap-Up


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