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.

Jan 12–Mar 9, 2018 Winter 2018 Development Lunch Seminar
Law School, Seminar Room D
Jan 25–26, 2018 Macro Financial Modeling Winter 2018 Meeting
CME Group, 300 Vesey Street, New York, NY 10282, USA
Feb 22, 2018 Becker Brown Bag: Crony Capitalism with Chinese Characteristics, Featuring Booth's Chang-Tai Hsieh
Charles M. Harper Center (Room C25)  5807 S. Woodlawn Ave. Chicago, IL, 60637
Mar 2, 2018 Friedman Forum: The Effect of Technology on the Labor Supply of Young Men and Women, Featuring Booth's Erik Hurst
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021, 1160 E 58th St., Chicago, IL 60637
May 3–4, 2018 2018 Economics of Media and Communications Conference
Saieh Hall for Economics, University of Chicago 5757 South University Ave Chicago, IL 60637
Jun 17–21, 2018 MFM Summer Session for Young Scholars 2018
Harwich, Massachusetts