Becker Friedman Institute
for Research in Economics
The University of Chicago

Research. Insights. Impact. Advancing the Legacy of Chicago Economics.

Events

To encourage the exchange of new ideas and fresh perspectives, the Institute hosts a robust schedule of conferences, workshops, and lectures featuring leading scholars. Other events expose students to a wide range of economic expertise. Discussions designed for broader public audiences apply this expertise to topical social and policy issues.

Feb 25, 2016 In Search of Historical Perspective on the Modern Economic Environment
2015-16 Becker Brown Bag Series
Charles M. Harper Center, Room 104
Feb 26, 2016 Global Energy Challenge
2015-16 Friedman Forum Undergraduate Lecture Series
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021
Mar 8, 2016 How Can the Fed Help Fix the Economy?
Charles M. Harper Center, Room 104
Apr 1–2, 2016 Understanding Trade Within and Across Countries
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021
Apr 1, 2016 Next Steps for the Fiscal Theory of the Price Level
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021
Apr 7–8, 2016 Quadratic Voting and the Public Good
Saieh Hall for Economics
Apr 21–22, 2016 Firm Dynamics and the Aggregate Economy
Saieh Hall for Economics
May 6, 2016 Industrial Organization of the Financial Sector
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021
May 13–14, 2016 Conference on the Economics and Politics of Conflict
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021
May 13, 2016 Friedman Forum with Amy Finkelstein
2015-16 Friedman Forum Undergraduate Lecture Series
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021