An Evening Dinner Event With Professor Raghuram Rajan

Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

An Evening Dinner Event





Professor Raghuram Rajan


Former Governor of the Reserve Bank of India


Former Chief Economist of the International Monetary Fund


Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago



Raghuram Rajan is the Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago. He was the Governor of the Reserve Bank of India between 2013 and 2016, and also served as Vice-Chairman of the Board of the Bank for International Settlements between 2015 and 2016. Dr. Rajan was the Chief Economist and Director of Research at the International Monetary Fund from 2003 to 2006.


Dr. Rajan’s research interests are in banking, corporate finance, and economic development, especially the role finance plays in it. He co-authored “Saving Capitalism from the Capitalists” with Luigi Zingales in 2003. He then wrote “Fault Lines: How Hidden Fractures Still Threaten the World Economy”, for which he was awarded the Financial Times-Goldman Sachs prize for best business book in 2010. His most recent book, “The Third Pillar: How Markets and the State hold the Community Behind” was published in 2019.


Dr. Rajan was the President of the American Finance Association in 2011 and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the Group of Thirty. In 2003, the American Finance Association awarded Dr. Rajan the inaugural Fischer Black Prize for the best finance researcher under the age of 40. The other awards he has received include the Deutsche Bank Prize for Financial Economics in 2013, Euromoney magazine’s Central Banker of the Year Award 2014 and The Banker magazine’s Global Central Banker of the Year award in 2016. In that year, Time magazine chose Dr. Rajan as one of the 100 most influential people in the world.






Center Club


650 Town Center Drive, Garden


Level, Costa Mesa, CA 92626


  Valet Parking: $10 (Best value parking option.)


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Tuesday, June 18th, 2019 


General/VIP Reception: 5:30pm


Dinner/Lecture: 6:00pm






Members Dinner + Program : $65

Premium Member Guests Dinner + Program: $65

General Member Guest/ Non-Members Dinner + Program: $80

Students Dinner + Program: $50

VIP Reception + Dinner + Program: $120



Books will be available for purchase.



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