Consumer Events in the Washington, D.C. Area
Consumers’ Research keeps its ear to the ground to find interesting, consumer-relevant events in the Washington, D.C. area. Below is a list of upcoming events CR thinks are worth checking out as well as events CR highlighted in the past.
Webinar – The Persistent Thief: How underestimating inflation is depriving consumers of the American Dream
The FDIC Consumer Research Symposium is intended to facilitate a discussion of recent research in consumer finance between financial regulators, academics, and the private sector.
The 5th annual conference for IDEAS is intended to create a data science learning platform to connect data science enthusiasts. The conference will demonstrate cutting-edge
Lunch and Learn – Private Policies and Public Power: When Banks Act as Regulators within a Regime of Privilege
In 2014, the House Oversight Committee issued a report on Operation Choke Point, a controversial 2013 collusion between the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Deposit
In 2005, Congress passed a law preventing all student loans from being discharged in bankruptcy. Since then, the cost of attending college – and the
On November 29, 2018, Consumers’ Research hosted a panel discussion exploring the various definitions of “consumer protection” and “consumer welfare,” the evolution of the contemporary
This is an educational seminar for first time home buyers in the DC area. There will be free food and drinks.
Michael Hayden, former director of the NSA and retired US Air Force four-star general, will be in conversation with Joel Brenner, the former head of
This is a two day conference examining the most important issues involving fintech: examining technology trends, fighting fraud, regulating crypto asset markets, and more. The
This event is a two part morning discussion about the cost drivers of the United States Healthcare Industry, featuring policy makers and health care CEOs.
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