SBE Fireside Chat on Silicon Valley Bank Fallout and Economic Impacts

April 2, 2023

ROHNERT PARK, CA. (April 3, 2023) – The School of Business and Economics (SBE) at Sonoma State University is excited to announce a SBE Fireside Chat via SSU ZoomEvents, scheduled for Friday, April 7 at 9 a.m., which will address the fallout and economic impacts resulting from the closure of Silicon Valley Bank.

The informative session will be moderated by SBE faculty member, Professor of Economics, Robert Eyler, and presented by Associate Professor of Economics , Puspa D. Amri. The duo will delve into the history of bank runs, interest risk, banking regulations, regional banking, and herd behavior, providing attendees with a comprehensive understanding of the situation. The discussion will also cover the failure of Silicon Valley Bank, its effects on local and global banking institutions, supervisory agency responses, and the emerging regulatory landscape for the banking sector.

With a strong academic background in international finance, macroeconomics and monetary policy, and international political economy, Dr. Amri is well-equipped to share her insights on the topic. Dr. Eyler, a frequent speaker on economic climates in Sonoma, Napa, and Marin counties, is also a respected author of two books and numerous academic articles on economic sanctions, the economics of the wine industry, and monetary economics.

The event will conclude with a dedicated question and answer session, allowing guests to engage with the experts and further explore the subject matter.

To register for the event click here.


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