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Discussion Section: Names, Faces, and Ideas

José A. Scheinkman

In this episode, Murphy speaks with José Scheinkman—a former UChicago economics department chair, faculty emeritus at Princeton University, and current faculty member at Columbia University—to talk about financial bubbles. 

March 18, 2016

Names, Faces, and Ideas: Discussion Section with Kevin Murphy and José Sheinkman

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Discussion Section: Names, Faces, and Ideas

Erik Hurst

In this episode, Murphy talks with Erik Hurst, V. Duane Rath Professor of Economics and the John E. Jeuck Faculty Fellow at Chicago Booth, an expert in examining labor market trends on the employee side of the manufacturing and housing industries.

March 18, 2016

Names, Faces, and Ideas: Discussion Section with Kevin Murphy and Erik Hurst

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Discussion Section: Inquiry and Impact

Benjamin Brooks

Research Fellows at the Becker Friedman Institute are pre- and postdoctoral scholars who have already generated outstanding research in economics. These early career economists are offered a one- or two-year positions to leverage the rich collaborative environment and resources of the University of Chicago in order to pursue further original work. In this episode, Kevin Murphy talks with Ben Brooks about the experience of being at the University of Chicago as a BFI Research Fellow.

March 1, 2016

Inquiry & Impact: Names, Faces, and Ideas: Discussion Section with Kevin Murphy and Benjamin Brooks

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Discussion Section: Inquiry and Impact

Mohammad Akbarpour

Research Fellows at the Becker Friedman Institute are pre- and postdoctoral scholars who have already generated outstanding research in economics. These early career economists are offered a one- or two-year positions to leverage the rich collaborative environment and resources of the University of Chicago in order to pursue further original work. In this episode, Kevin Murphy talks with Mohammad Akbarpour about the experience of being at the University of Chicago as a BFI Research Fellow.
 

March 1, 2016

Inquiry & Impact: Discussion Section with Kevin Murphy and Mohammad Akbarpour

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