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.

Nov 15, 2018 Harnessing the Power of Economics to Give Policymakers a Nudge: A Conversation with Cass Sunstein and Richard Thaler
University of Chicago Lab School, Gordon Parks Arts Hall | 5815 S. Kimbark Ave., Chicago, IL
Nov 9–10, 2018 Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains
University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021 | 5757 S. University Ave
Nov 1–2, 2018 US-China Forum
University of Chicago
Oct 25, 2018 Have We Learned Anything from the 2008 Financial Crisis?
Gleacher Center, Rm. 621 | 450 Cityfront Plaza Dr.
Oct 25, 2018 Becker Brown Bag: "Learning From Data," Featuring Steven Levitt
Charles M. Harper Center (Booth), Room 104 | 5807 S. Woodlawn Ave., Chicago, IL
Oct 25–26, 2018 Developing and Using Business Expectations Data
Saieh Hall, Rm 146 & Rm 021 | 5757 S. University Ave, Chicago, IL
Oct 12, 2018 Friedman Forum | The Effects of Sexism on American Women: The Role of Norms vs. Discrimination, with Professor Kerwin Charles
Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm. 021 | 5757 S. University Ave, Chicago, IL
Oct 12–13, 2018 Empirics and Methods in Economics Conference (EMCON)
Northwestern University
Sep 24–25, 2018 The Monetary and Fiscal History of Latin America Conference
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), 1300 New York Ave NW, Washington, DC 20577, Auditorium Andres Bello 3, 9th floor
Sep 14–15, 2018 Workshop on Relational Contracts
University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021, 5757 S. University Ave., Chicago, IL 60637