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November
24
2021
Past Event 8:00 pm CST Virtual Event

China Biweekly Seminar on Public Economics — The Largest Insurance Program in History: Saving One Million Lives Per Year in China

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...
December
2
2021
Past Event 7:00 pm CST Virtual Seminar

China in Today’s World Seminar Series — Labor and Aging

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...
Organizers / Guests
  • Zhiguo He
  • Chang-Tai Hsieh
December
3-4
2021
Past Event All Day David Rubenstein Forum, Room 504

International Macro Finance Conference

The 9th International Macro Finance Conference brought together a group of young faculty working at the intersection of international finance and international macro to discuss early stage research in...
Organizers / Guests
  • Tarek Hassan
  • Loukas Karabarbounis
  • Matteo Maggiori
  • Brent Neiman
December
6
2021
Past Event 3:30 pm CST University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm 146

Becker Applied Economics Workshop – Fall 2021

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
December
8
2021
Past Event 9:00 pm CST Virtual Seminar

Capital Market Development: China and Asia Seminar Series – Zombies, Again? The COVID-19 Business Support Programs in Japan

HOSTING ORGANIZERS COLLABORATING ORGANIZERS   The authors designed and conducted a firm-level survey on the use of COVID-19-related government programs, in collaboration with Tokyo Shoko Research, LTD (TSR). Combining...
December
10
2021
Past Event All Day University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm 112

Trade and Spatial Afternoons Seminar Series – Fall 2021

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
December
10
2021
Past Event 12:30 pm CST University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm 021

Development Lunch Seminar – Fall 2021

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...
December
16-17
2021
Past Event All Day David Rubenstein Forum, City View Room

“Summer” Workshop in the Economic History and Historical Political Economy of Russia

This conference is invitation only. All times below are listed in Central Time.
Organizers / Guests
  • Volha Charnysh
  • Scott Gehlbach
  • Amanda Gregg
January
12
2022
Past Event 8:00 pm CST Virtual Seminar

Capital Market Development: China and Asia Seminar Series – Investing with the Government: A Field Experiment in China

HOSTING ORGANIZERS COLLABORATING ORGANIZERS   The authors study the demand for government participation in financial markets. Focusing on the venture capital and private equity industry in China, the authors...
January
25
2022
Past Event 10:00 am CST Virtual Seminar

Socioemotional Skills Development and School-Based Violence Reduction in Central America

Violence and Crime in Latin America and the Caribbean Seminar Series
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