Gita Gopinath, the First Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, will join UC Berkeley students, faculty, and staff forGita Gopinath a town hall meeting on May 8, 2024 from 2:00pm-3:00pm at the Social Science Matrix venue. The event will feature an interview of Dr Gopinath conducted by current UC Berkeley students on topics ranging from debt sustainability to economic fragmentation and the role of the dollar in the global economy, followed by an open question period.

The Social Science Matrix is located on the 8th floor of the Social Sciences Building on the UC Berkeley campus. There are entrances at both ends of the building, but only one of the elevators on the eastern side goes directly to the 8th floor. You can alternatively take the stairs.

You must be registered to attend this event. Please note that this event is limited to UC Berkeley students, faculty, and staff. Attendees will be asked to present ID upon arrival. Please register using the link below:

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For more information about the event, please visit the UC Berkeley Social Science Matrix page.

If you require an accommodation for effective communication (ASL interpreting/CART captioning, alternative media formats, etc.) or information about campus mobility access features in order to fully participate in this event, please contact Chuck Kapelke at with as much advance notice as possible and at least 7-10 days in advance of the event.

Presented by Social Science Matrix and the Clausen Center for International Business and Policy.