Breakfast with the Fed: Focus on Human Capital

Registration for this event is closed.

Topic:
Has the Promise of Incentives and
Pay for Performance Been Realized?
Date:  Thursday, July 14, 2016
Time:  7:30-9 a.m.
Location: The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts
Todd Hall, Fourth Floor
501 W. Main St., Louisville, Ky. 40202

Do financial rewards change the behavior of employees? If rewards make a difference, what works and what doesn't?

Join the Louisville Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis as economist George-Levi Gayle delves into the latest research on monetary rewards in his talk, "Has the Promise of Incentives and Pay for Performance Been Realized?"

Gayle is a research officer who joined the St. Louis Fed last year. His recent work looks at the effects of investment in human capital, job assignments and job turnover. Gayle has a doctorate in economics from the University of Pittsburgh, and received his bachelor's and master’s degrees from the University of the West Indies.

A complimentary buffet breakfast will be served. A Q&A session will follow Gayle’s presentation.

There is no cost to attend, but space is limited and registration is required July 12.

For more information, please contact Lynn Bunn at the Louisville Branch: Cheryl.L.Bunn@stls.frb.org or 502-568-9206.