Media Advisory
New York Fed Press Briefing on For-Profit Institutions in Higher Education
November 13, 2013

NEW YORK—The Federal Reserve Bank of New York will host a press briefing entitled, “Private For-Profit Institutions in the Higher Education Landscape,” Wednesday, November 20 at 10 a.m. The presentation will provide information about enrollment, cost, student debt and completion rates for institutions specializing in two-year degrees and professional certificate programs. 

The briefing will also include an update on local economic conditions from staff economists. New York Fed President William C. Dudley is expected to offer remarks about national and regional economic conditions. President Dudley and New York Fed staff will answer questions after the presentations.

The information will be available under embargo at 9 a.m. the morning of the briefing. To request a copy of the material under embargo and RSVP for the event, contact Matthew Ward at matthew.ward@ny.frb.org  or Eric Pajonk at eric.pajonk@ny.frb.org.        

Media must register by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, November 19 and bring valid photo identification for entry. (Closed to the public). Members of the media located outside New York City can participate via Webcast. 

Briefing Materials:
Abel, Chakrabarti presentations 
Lifting the Veil: For-Profit in the Higher Education Landscape »
Remarks by President Dudley »

Time and Location:
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Journalists may arrive at 9:00 a.m.

Federal Reserve Bank of New York
33 Liberty Street
New York, NY

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