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May
23
2022
Past Event 3:30 pm CDT University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm 146

Becker Applied Economics Workshop – Winter/Spring 2022

This workshop focuses on the application of core economic tools to address questions that are of interest to researchers and policymakers alike. The seminar series meets weekly on Mondays...
Organizers / Guests
  • Leonardo Bursztyn
  • Michael Dinerstein
  • Michael Greenstone
  • Magne Mogstad
  • Kevin Murphy
  • Robert Topel
May
26
2022
Past Event 5:30 pm CDT Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm 021 , 5757 S. University, Chicago, IL, United States, 60637

Undergraduate Spring Panel: Cashless Societies: How Digital Currencies Are Reshaping the Economy

Across the world, the move towards cashless societies has gathered momentum, incorporating a variety of digital instruments ranging from payment apps to cryptocurrencies and central bank digital currencies (CBDCs)....
May
27-28
2022
Past Event All Day Centre for Economic Performance

Conference on the Economics of Crime and Justice

Hosted by the University of Chicago and London School of Economics
Organizers / Guests
  • Jeff Grogger
  • Tom Kirchmaier
  • Stephen Machin
May
27
2022
Past Event 10:00 am CDT Virtual Event

Warriors and Vigilantes as Police Officers: Evidence from a Field Experiment with Body-Cameras in Rio de Janeiro

Violence and Crime in Latin America and the Caribbean Seminar Series
Topics:  Development Economics
May
27
2022
Past Event 12:30 pm CDT Saieh Hall 021

Development Lunch Seminar – Spring 2022

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 Kenneth C....
June
1
2022
Past Event 9:00 pm CDT Virtual Seminar

China Biweekly Seminar on Public Economics – Jose Ignacio Cuesta

The Tsinghua University – University of Chicago Joint Research Center for Economics, in collaboration with the Becker Friedman Institute for Economics in China (BFI-China), the National Institute for Fiscal...
June
3-5
2022
Past Event 8:30 am CDT The ​Caribbean/Caspian Room, Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel – 221 N Columbus Dr, Chicago, IL 60601

Summer 2022 IOG-BFI Conference

Organizers / Guests
  • Leonardo Bursztyn
  • Roger Myerson
  • Torsten Persson
  • Francesco Trebbi
June
7-10
2022
Past Event All Day Chicago Booth London

Canceled – 2022 Monetary and Fiscal Policy with Heterogeneity: A Master Class for Central Bankers and Economists in Policy Institutions

Thank you for your interest. Unfortunately, the 2022 Monetary and Fiscal Policy with Heterogeneity Master Class has been canceled. About the Master Class This four-day course is designed to...
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty, Financial Markets, Monetary Policy
Organizers / Guests
  • Greg Kaplan
  • Benjamin Moll
June
15
2022
Past Event 8:00 pm CDT Virtual Seminar

China Biweekly Seminar on Public Economics – Nano Barahona

The Tsinghua University – University of Chicago Joint Research Center for Economics, in collaboration with the Becker Friedman Institute for Economics in China (BFI-China), the National Institute for Fiscal...
June
22
2022
Past Event 9:00 pm CDT Virtual Seminar

Capital Market Development: China and Asia Seminar Series – On the Rise of Payment Firms

COLLABORATING ORGANIZERS   Payment firms have experienced an exceptional growth over the past decade, with payment firms’ market capitalization now exceeding the combined market capitalization of all banks in...