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.

Apr 4, 2017 Media Capture through Favor Exchange
Becker Applied Economics Workshop - Spring 2017
Saieh Hall Room 146
Apr 11, 2017 Topic To Be Announced
Becker Applied Economics Workshop - Spring 2017
Saieh Hall Room 146
Apr 14, 2017 The Economic Consequences of Health Care Reform
Saieh Hall Room 021
Apr 17, 2017 Fragile Beliefs and the Price of Uncertainty
2016-17 Becker Brown Bag Series
Charles M. Harper Center, Room 104
Apr 18, 2017 Topic To Be Announced
Becker Applied Economics Workshop - Spring 2017
Saieh Hall Room 146
Apr 21–22, 2017 Government Debt: Constraints and Choices
Saieh Hall Room 021, University of Chicago
Apr 25, 2017 Topic To Be Announced
Becker Applied Economics Workshop - Spring 2017
Saieh Hall Room 146
Apr 28, 2017 Why Are Some Companies Efficient while Others Are Not?
2016-2017 Friedman Forum Undergraduate Lecture Series
University of Chicago, location varies
May 1, 2017 The Global Economy: Higher Mean, Higher Variance?
Harper Center Room 104
May 2, 2017 Topic To Be Announced
Becker Applied Economics Workshop - Spring 2017
Saieh Hall Room 146