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.

Dec 8, 2018 Development Day 2018
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 146 | 5757 S. University Ave Chicago, IL
Nov 30, 2018 Rohit and Harvanit Kumar Conference on the Economics of Early Childhood Education
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021 | 5757 S. University Ave, Chicago, IL
Nov 30–Dec 1, 2018 International Macro Finance Conference
Gleacher Center, 450 Cityfront Plaza Dr, Chicago, IL 60611
Nov 16–17, 2018 2018 NSF/NBER/CEME Mathematical Economics Conference
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021 | 5757 S. University Ave., Chicago, IL
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