During this intensive summer program, students hear lectures from UChicago price theory faculty and experience a series of “Chicago-style” seminars where speakers present their research in progress. Participants also work on problem sets in workshops and have opportunities to discuss their own work with some of the world's leading economists. Participating faculty include UChicago economists Kevin Murphy, Steven Levitt, and John List, as well as Jesse Shapiro of Brown University
The program is geared toward PhD students in economics who have completed their third or fourth year of study, but applications are accepted from doctoral candidates of all levels.
Funding is provided to all accepted applicants to cover travel, accommodations, and meals.
- a completed online application
- a curriculum vita and two references
- information on accommodations and dietary needs
Generous support for this program has been provided by MarrGwen and Stuart Townsend.