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April
15
2021
Upcoming Event 7:00 pm CDT

China in Today’s World Seminar Series — US-China Financial Decoupling

China and the US are engaged in economic competition that has many dimensions. Jack Wadsworth and Xinxin Li will discuss the financial aspects of this relationship and what is...
Topics:  Financial Markets, Technology & Innovation
Organizers / Guests
  • Zhiguo He
  • Chang-Tai Hsieh
April
16
2021
Upcoming Event 12:30 pm CDT Virtual Event

Development Lunch Seminar

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...
April
19
2021
Upcoming Event 3:30 pm CDT Virtual Event

Becker Applied Economics Workshop – Spring 2021

This workshop focuses on the application of core economic tools to address questions that are of interest to researchers and policymakers alike. This virtual seminar series meets weekly on...
Organizers / Guests
  • Leonardo Bursztyn
  • Michael Dinerstein
  • Michael Greenstone
  • Peter Hull
  • Magne Mogstad
  • Kevin Murphy
  • Robert Topel
April
21
2021
Upcoming Event 5:30 pm CDT Virtual Event

Evidence-Based Policymaking: A View from the White House Council of Economic Advisers

Established in 1946, the Council of Economic Advisers (CEA) is tasked with providing the President of the United States with impartial economic analysis and evidence-based policy recommendations.  In the...
April
21
2021
Upcoming Event 8:00 pm CDT Virtual Event

China Biweekly Seminar on Public Economics: Augustin Bergeron

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...
April
23-24
2021
Upcoming Event 11:00 am CDT Virtual Event

Academic Symposium | Relational Contracts: Theory and Practice

The first day will feature academics in conversations with executives from many industries exploring the contracting problems they face and novel solutions they have devised. The second day will...
April
27
2021
Upcoming Event 10:00 am CDT Virtual Event

Brokering Truces Between Gangs in Latin America: New Evidence on the Effects on Communities

Part of the "Violence and Crime in Latin America and the Caribbean" Seminar Series
May
5
2021
Upcoming Event 8:00 pm CDT Virtual Event

China Biweekly Seminar on Public Economics: Carolyn Stein

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...
May
12
2021
Upcoming Event 8:00 pm CDT Virtual Event

China Biweekly Seminar on Public Economics: Silvia Vannutelli

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...
May
20
2021
Upcoming Event 7:00 pm CDT

China in Today’s World Seminar Series — The Party: Past, Present and Future

About the Seminar Series China is poised to become the world’s largest economy in the near future. However, such growth is not guaranteed. China faces increasingly complex questions about...
Topics:  Financial Markets, Technology & Innovation
Organizers / Guests
  • Zhiguo He
  • Chang-Tai Hsieh