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.

Mar 14, 2017 Mechanism Design Meets Development: Selective Trials for Technology Diffusion
Becker Applied Economics Workshop - Spring 2017
Saieh Hall Room 146
Mar 9, 2017 CHeSS Workshop - Medicaid and Financial Health
Harris School, Room 140B
Mar 9–10, 2017 Macro Financial Modeling Winter 2017 Meeting
NYMEX, 300 Vesey Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10282
Mar 7, 2017 Cool to be Smart or Smart to be Cool? Understanding Peer Pressure in Education
Becker Applied Economics Workshop - Spring 2017
Saieh Hall Room 146
Feb 22, 2017 A Closer Look at Household Debt and Business Cycles Worldwide
Mesirow Financial
Feb 21, 2017 The Short Happy Life of Rules and Standards
Weymouth Kirkland Courtroom at the University of Chicago Law School
Feb 16, 2017 The Externalities of Vaccination on the Evolution of Influenza
2016-17 Becker Brown Bag Series
Charles M. Harper Center, Room 104
Harper Center Room 104
Jan 27, 2017 Automated Economic Reasoning: Friedman Forum with Casey Mulligan
2016-2017 Friedman Forum Undergraduate Lecture Series
University of Chicago, location varies
Saieh Hall for Economics Room 021
Dec 1–2, 2016 2016 Economics of Media and Communications Conference
University of Chicago
Nov 21, 2016 Liquidity Regulation and the Risk of Bank Runs: Why the Last Taxi Must Never Leave the Train Station
2016-17 Becker Brown Bag Series
Charles M. Harper Center, Room 104
Charles M. Harper Center Room 104