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.

Jun 18–22, 2017 2017 Macro Financial Modeling Summer Session for Young Scholars
Bretton Woods, New Hampshire
Jun 7, 2017 Lessons Learned: Understanding Education Policy Choices
Summit Conference Center 205 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago
May 30, 2017 Combating Rumors: Evidence from a Field Experiment During the Indian Demonetization
Becker Applied Economics Workshop - Spring 2017
Saieh Hall Room 146
May 25–26, 2017 Firm Dynamics and the Aggregate Economy 2017
The University of Chicago
May 23, 2017 Intergenerational Mobility and Preferences for Redistribution
Becker Applied Economics Workshop - Spring 2017
Saieh Hall Room 146
May 22, 2017 The Economic Consequences of Health Care Reform
Regenstein Library Room 122
May 19–20, 2017 New Investigations of Intra- and International Trade
Saieh Hall Room 021
May 16, 2017 Diversity or Diversion? Assessing Mismatch at Chicago Exam Schools
Becker Applied Economics Workshop - Spring 2017
Saieh Hall Room 146
May 16, 2017 Polarization, Fake News, and the 2016 Election
2016-17 Becker Brown Bag Series
Charles M. Harper Center, Room 104
May 16–23, 2017 Financial Platforms, Payment Systems, and Monetary Policy
Charles M. Harper Center - rooms vary