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.

May 31, 2016 Dynamics of a Malthusian Economy: India in the Aftermath of the 1918 Influenza
Becker Applied Economics Workshop, Spring 2016
Saieh Hall for Economics
Room 146
Jun 7, 2016 Jeffrey Grogger
Becker Applied Economics Workshop, Spring 2016
Saieh Hall for Economics
Room 146
Jun 20–Jul 1, 2016 2016 Economic Research Experience for Undergraduates
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021
Jul 17–21, 2016 Price Theory Summer Camp 2016
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021
Jul 17–21, 2016 2016 Summer Institute on Field Experiments
University of Chicago
Sep 13, 2016 Elections, Policymaking and Economic Uncertainty
Hoover Institution in Washington, DC
Sep 16, 2016 Housing, Household Debt, and Macroeconomics
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021
Sep 23–24, 2016 Machine Learning: What’s in it for Economics?
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021
Sep 30, 2016 The Health Sector and the Economy
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021
Dec 1–2, 2016 2016 Media and Communications Conference
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021