044 Beginning of 2020 with Bay Area Council Economic Institute Sr Dir Sean Randolph
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Sean Randolph is senior director for the Bay Area Council Economic institute as well as being the Former Director of Trade for the California Trade and Commerce Agency, he is an Executive with expertise in economic policy, technology and innovation, and international affairs. Frequent speaker and writer on economic issues, with over 200 published reports and articles on foreign affairs, international business and economic policy.

Active kayaker and trail, mountain and ultramarathon runner. 


This episode we talk about:

Which countries have the strongest ties and influence on Silicon Valley?

How big of an economic influence does Silicon Valley really have on the state of California?

How does trade policy affect startups?

What role does the Bay Area Council play in Silicon Valley and the rest of the world?

What laws are being discussed that will affect all of us in the coming years?


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Bay Area Council Economic Institute


Email sean@bayareacouncil.org







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