Today
March
22-24
2024
Upcoming Event All Day University of Chicago | Rubenstein Forum | Room 504 1201 E 60th St, Chicago, IL 60637

IOG Spring 2024 Conference

The Institutions, Organizations, and Growth (IOG) Program, in partnership with the Becker Friedman Institute for Economics at the University of Chicago (BFI), invites leading scholars and IOG members to...
Organizers / Guests
  • Oeindrila Dube
  • Roger Myerson
  • Torsten Persson
  • Francesco Trebbi
March
22
2024
Upcoming Event 12:30 pm CDT Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm 021 , 5757 S. University, Chicago, IL, United States, 60637

Development Lunch Workshop – Spring 2024

The Development Lunch Workshops 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...
March
26
2024
Upcoming Event 12:00 pm CDT Chicago Booth Harper Center | Room C25

Power and Progress: Our Thousand-Year Struggle Over Technology and Prosperity

Featuring Daron Acemoglu, Professor of Economics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
March
29
2024
Upcoming Event 1:30 pm CDT

Trade and Spatial Afternoons Seminar Series – Spring 2024

This seminar series will feature outside speakers to present their latest work on international trade, spatial economics, economic geography, and urban economics. If you would like to receive updates...
Organizers / Guests
  • Rodrigo Adao
  • Milena Almagro
  • Jonathan Dingel
  • Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
  • Felix Tintelnot
May
2-3
2024
Upcoming Event All Day University of Chicago | David Rubenstein Forum | 1201 E. 60th Street Chicago, IL 60637

Health Economics Initiative 2024 Annual Conference

On May 2-3, 2024, the Becker Friedman Institute’s Health Economics Initiative’s annual conference will bring together faculty, research professionals, and students to present the latest research on all topics in...
Organizers / Guests
  • Joshua Gottlieb
  • Matthew Notowidigdo
May
2-3
2024
Upcoming Event All Day The Berkeley Hotel

2024 Uncertainty, Climate Change, and Policy Challenges Conference

University of Chicago Macro Finance Research Program (MFR) – Imperial College Business School, Brevan Howard Centre for Financial Analysis (BHC)
Topics:  Energy & Environment
Organizers / Guests
  • Lars Peter Hansen
  • Franklin Allen
  • Erik Chavez
May
14-15
2024
Upcoming Event All Day Gleacher Center

2024 Conference on Discrimination in the 21st Century: Fostering Conversations Across Fields

HOSTED BY The third annual Conference on Discrimination in the 21st Century: Fostering Conversations Across Fields will be held May 14-15, 2024, in Chicago. This conference will bring together researchers...
Organizers / Guests
  • Marianne Bertrand
  • Alex Imas
  • Conrad Miller
  • Pietro Veronesi
May
16-17
2024
Upcoming Event All Day University of Chicago | Gleacher Center | Room 408 450 Cityfront Plaza Dr, Chicago, IL 60611

Firms’ Cost of Capital, Discount Rates, and Investment Conference

Recent events have generated interest in the relationship between financial prices, corporate discount rates, and investment. Stock market swings, secular interest rate declines, inflationary spikes, and large monetary policy...
Organizers / Guests
  • Niels Gormsen
  • Kilian Huber
May
24-25
2024
Upcoming Event All Day University of Chicago | David Rubenstein Forum | 1201 E. 60th Street Chicago, IL 60637

Conference in Memory and Honor of Robert E. Lucas, Jr.

The Kenneth C. Griffin Department of Economics and the Becker Friedman Institute at the University of Chicago invite you to join us for a conference and memorial in honor...
Organizers / Guests
  • Fernando Alvarez
  • Mikhail Golosov
  • Robert Shimer
  • Nancy Stokey
  • Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
May
30-31
2024
Upcoming Event All Day Gleacher Center

Women in Macroeconomics Conference 2024

Program Chairs: Laura Castillo-Martinez, Duke University Paulina Restrepo-Echavarria, St. Louis Fed The 6th annual Women in Macroeconomics Conference will bring together influential economists from around the world working in...
Organizers / Guests
  • Marina Azzimonti
  • Alessandra Fogli
  • Veronica Guerrieri