WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will meet with Wall Street and business executives in New York on Thursday evening to discuss issues, including how to strengthen the U.S. economic recovery and further reduce the deficit, an official said.
The dinner meeting in New York includes JPMorgan Chase & Co
Lew, 57, has spent his first few weeks as Treasury chief on international travel, in congressional hearings and on other priorities.
Thursday's dinner comes ahead of Friday's release of unemployment data for April.
Topics for discussion might also touch on the global economy, including Europe and China, and cyber security.
According to a Treasury official, attendants will also include: Leon Black of Apollo Management LP
(Reporting by Margaret Chadbourn. Editing by Andre Grenon)