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2016 Banking Outlook Conference

GSBLSU at FRB Banking Outlook 2016 AtlantaThe Graduate School of Banking at LSU is again working with the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta in the presentation of their annual Economic Outlook Conference.  The conference will be held in the bank’s home office in Atlanta on Thursday, February 25, 2016.  The link for registration for the Federal Reserve Bank Economic Outlook Conference is

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2015 GSBLSU Keynote- Jeff Lacker


On May 26, 2015, students and facility of the Graduate School of Banking at LSU gathered in the Union Theater to hear Jeff Lacker, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, present an informative history on the “Quest for Financial Stability” in the U.S., and the changes that need to happen for a better financial system.

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2015 Banking Outlook Conference


The Graduate School of Banking at LSU will participate in the Atlanta Fed’s 2015 Banking Outlook Conference on Thursday, February 26.  The theme for this year’s conference is Preparing For Take-Off.  The sponsors for this event are Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Supervision & Regulation division and
Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University.

Following several stagnant years, the banking industry has started to see growth trends emerging again.  The banking sector will face challenges with this return to growth, both old and new.  The conference will feature many expert opinions on the projected growth and implications of the risks.   The conference will take deeper dives into several important areas, including:

  • Economic conditions and policy environment
  • Designing risk frameworks
  • Peaks and valleys in the residential real estate sector
  • New trends in banking technology
  • Merger and acquisition environment
  • Banking Outlook: A Regional Perspective, presented  by GSBLSU
  • Keynote Address by Dennis Lockhart, President FRB of Atlanta

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2013 Banking Outlook Conference

Panel Discussion

The Graduate School of Banking at LSU has been invited by the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta to co-sponsor the 2013 Banking Outlook Conference which will be held February 28, 2013 at the Fed’s office in Atlanta.  We are pleased to have a role in presenting this important and timely program which is described in the attached brochure.

The School will sponsor a panel discussion entitled Banking Outlook: A Regional Perspective, moderated by immediate past president of the School, John Womack, President and CEO, Arvest Bank, Little Rock.  Panelists are faculty member Carl Chaney, President and CEO, Hancock Bank, Gulfport, MS, Grayson Hall, President and CEO, Regions Bank, Birmingham, AL, and Paul Willson, Chairman and CEO, Citizens National Bank, Athens, TN.

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