“Walking into the big meeting room at the Frances C. Arrillaga
Alumni Center on the Stanford University campus March 7 for the
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research summit, the first
thing one noticed were the comfortable-looking, overstuffed dark
leather chairs on the podium for speakers and panelists.
“Conferences never supply panelists with chairs of the type that
normally are seen in lawyers’ offices and judges’ chambers…”