Globalization and the Supply Chain Crisis
Join us on Wednesday, January 5, 2022, to discuss globalization and the causes and implications of the current supply chain crisis
Phil Levy is the chief economist at San Francisco-based freight forwarding and customs brokerage company Flexport. He formerly served as senior economist for trade for President George W. Bush’s Council of Economic Advisers and as a member of Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice’s policy planning staff. His research focuses on the political economy of trade agreements and U.S. economic relations with China. He has testified before several Congressional committees, including House Ways & Means and the Joint Economic Committee. Levy earned his doctorate in economics from Stanford University and has taught at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, Yale, Columbia, the University of Virginia and Georgetown.
Shannon K. O’Neil is the vice president, deputy director of studies, and Nelson and David Rockefeller senior fellow for Latin America Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. She is an expert on Latin America, global trade, U.S.-Mexico relations, corruption, democracy, and immigration.
O’Neil has lived and worked in Mexico and Argentina. She was a Fulbright scholar and a Justice, Welfare, and Economics fellow at Harvard University, and has taught Latin American politics at Columbia University. Before turning to policy, O’Neil worked in the private sector as an equity analyst at Indosuez Capital and Credit Lyonnais Securities. She holds a BA from Yale University, an MA in international relations from Yale University, and a PhD in government from Harvard University. She is a member of the board of directors of the Tinker Foundation.