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On December 12-13, the University of Chicago’s Macro Finance Research Program and Tsinghua University’s School of Economics and Management will hold a two-day academic conference on The Macroeconomy and Finance in China. The conference will explore the interplay between finance and macroeconomics in China.

You are invited to attend a special panel discussion as part of this conference, which will focus on the policy implications of these important issues in China. The discussion will feature Nobel laureates Lars Peter Hansen (University of Chicago) and Thomas Sargent (New York University), former Chinese Minister of Finance Lou Jiwei, Harvest Fund Chairman Henry Zhao, and Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business Professor Chenggang Xu.

Registration is required to attend. To register, please email policyrsvp@bfichina.cn. Seating is limited.



Thursday, December 12, 2019
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Policy Discussion: Challenges in Finance and the Macroeconomy in China
Lars Peter Hansen (Moderator), Professor in Economics, University of Chicago; Recipient of 2013 Nobel Prize in Economics
Thomas Sargent, Professor of Economics, New York University; Recipient of 2011 Nobel Prize in Economics
Chenggang Xu, Professor of Economics, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business
Henry Zhao, Chairman of Harvest Fund
5:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Panel Q&A