September
29
2020
Upcoming Event All Day Virtual Event

Critical Conversations with Economists

Peking University and BFI-China at the University of Chicago will host a monthly virtual lecture series to convene renowned economists from each institution for lectures on modern economics, including...
September
24-25
2020
Upcoming Event All Day Virtual Event

Women in Macro Conference

The third annual Women in Macro Conference brings together influential women economists from around the world working in the field of macroeconomics, broadly defined. The objective of the conference...
Organizers / Guests
  • Marina Azzimonti
  • Alessandra Fogli
  • Veronica Guerrieri
September
25
2020
Upcoming Event 12:30 pm CDT Virtual Event

Development Lunch Seminar – Fall 2020

The Development Lunch Seminars are operated with support from the Becker Friedman Institute and The Pearson Institute for the Study and Resolution of Global Conflicts and is a collaboration between University of...
September
23
2020
Upcoming Event 8:00 pm CDT Virtual Event

China Biweekly Seminar on Public Economics

The Tsinghua University – University of Chicago Joint Research Center for Economics and Finance, in collaboration with the Becker Friedman Institute for Economics in China (BFI-China), the National Institute...
September
14
2020
Past Event 7:30 am CDT Virtual Seminar

Joint University Webinar Series – Thrive Amidst Disruptions: Role of Fintech Post COVID-19

The accelerating pace of innovation and the COVID-19 pandemic bring both disruptions and unprecedented opportunity to the financial industry. Leading academic and industry leaders offered the latest insights on...
August
6-7
2020
Past Event All Day Gleacher Center

Canceled – Economic Theory Conference VI

EVENT CANCELED As the global health situation involving the Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve, the Becker Friedman Institute, with guidance from the University of Chicago’s Office of the Provost,...
Organizers / Guests
  • Benjamin Brooks
  • Daniel Rappoport
August
7
2020
Past Event 8:30 am CDT Virtual Seminar

COVID-19 and Economics: China, Asia and Beyond

On January 23, the Chinese government locked down the city of Wuhan (Hubei Province). In subsequent days, similar measures were taken in other cities in Hubei and throughout China....
Topics:  COVID-19
Organizers / Guests
  • Zhiguo He
  • Chang-Tai Hsieh
  • Bernard Yeung
August
3-6
2020
Past Event All Day Gleacher Center

Canceled – Monetary and Fiscal Policy with Heterogeneity: A Master Class for Central Bankers and Economists in Policy Institutions

EVENT CANCELED As the global health situation involving the Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve, the Becker Friedman Institute and faculty instructors Greg Kaplan and Benjamin Moll, with guidance from...
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty, Financial Markets, Fiscal Studies, Monetary Policy
Organizers / Guests
  • Greg Kaplan
  • Benjamin Moll
September
29
2020
Upcoming Event All Day Virtual Event

Critical Conversations with Economists

Peking University and BFI-China at the University of Chicago will host a monthly virtual lecture series to convene renowned economists from each institution for lectures on modern economics, including...
September
24-25
2020
Upcoming Event All Day Virtual Event

Women in Macro Conference

The third annual Women in Macro Conference brings together influential women economists from around the world working in the field of macroeconomics, broadly defined. The objective of the conference...
Organizers / Guests
  • Marina Azzimonti
  • Alessandra Fogli
  • Veronica Guerrieri
September
25
2020
Upcoming Event 12:30 pm CDT Virtual Event

Development Lunch Seminar – Fall 2020

The Development Lunch Seminars are operated with support from the Becker Friedman Institute and The Pearson Institute for the Study and Resolution of Global Conflicts and is a collaboration between University of...
September
23
2020
Upcoming Event 8:00 pm CDT Virtual Event

China Biweekly Seminar on Public Economics

The Tsinghua University – University of Chicago Joint Research Center for Economics and Finance, in collaboration with the Becker Friedman Institute for Economics in China (BFI-China), the National Institute...
September
14
2020
Past Event 7:30 am CDT Virtual Seminar

Joint University Webinar Series – Thrive Amidst Disruptions: Role of Fintech Post COVID-19

The accelerating pace of innovation and the COVID-19 pandemic bring both disruptions and unprecedented opportunity to the financial industry. Leading academic and industry leaders offered the latest insights on...
August
6-7
2020
Past Event All Day Gleacher Center

Canceled – Economic Theory Conference VI

EVENT CANCELED As the global health situation involving the Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve, the Becker Friedman Institute, with guidance from the University of Chicago’s Office of the Provost,...
Organizers / Guests
  • Benjamin Brooks
  • Daniel Rappoport
August
7
2020
Past Event 8:30 am CDT Virtual Seminar

COVID-19 and Economics: China, Asia and Beyond

On January 23, the Chinese government locked down the city of Wuhan (Hubei Province). In subsequent days, similar measures were taken in other cities in Hubei and throughout China....
Topics:  COVID-19
Organizers / Guests
  • Zhiguo He
  • Chang-Tai Hsieh
  • Bernard Yeung
August
3-6
2020
Past Event All Day Gleacher Center

Canceled – Monetary and Fiscal Policy with Heterogeneity: A Master Class for Central Bankers and Economists in Policy Institutions

EVENT CANCELED As the global health situation involving the Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve, the Becker Friedman Institute and faculty instructors Greg Kaplan and Benjamin Moll, with guidance from...
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty, Financial Markets, Fiscal Studies, Monetary Policy
Organizers / Guests
  • Greg Kaplan
  • Benjamin Moll