Maury Blackman is a serial entrepreneur who has led high-growth tech companies for more than 25 years. Maury is also an active investor, board member, and advisor to many tech companies. Currently, Maury is the CEO of Premise Data, a global on-demand data insight company.
Great Minds Think Data shares exclusive insightful interviews from the most influential industry leaders in the world, covering prominent topics at the intersection of data and the worlds of business, politics, and economics. Maury and his guests explore how commercial businesses and governments can use real-time data to make actionable decisions.
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My guest today is Larry Summers. Larry is one of America’s leading economists. In addition to serving as 71st Secretary of the Treasury in the Clinton Administration, Dr. Summers served as Director of the White House National Economic Council in the Obama Administration, as President of Harvard University, and as the Chief Economist of the World Bank.
In today's episode, we will explore with Larry his thoughts leading up to his opinion piece in the Washington Post back in February 2021 and his thoughts on our current economic conditions, and most importantly how we should think about navigating the turbulent seas ahead. Some important topics covered include Inflation, the Keystone pipeline, Student Loan Forgiveness, and the Federal Reserve’s purpose, structure, and decision-making.