Today
December
1
2022
Upcoming Event 12:00 pm CST Chicago Booth Harper Center | Room C25

BFI-China Student Brownbag Lunch – Is Today’s China the Soviet Union of Yesterday?

Featuring Chenggang Xu, Visiting Fellow, Hoover Institution at Stanford University
December
2-3
2022
Upcoming Event 11:30 am CST University of Chicago | Rubenstein Forum | Room 504 1201 E 60th St, Chicago, IL 60637

International Macro Finance Conference

This conference brings together a small group of faculty working at the intersection of international finance and international macro finance to discuss early stage research in an informal setting. Junior...
Organizers / Guests
  • Wenxin Du
  • Tarek Hassan
  • Loukas Karabarbounis
  • Matteo Maggiori
December
2-3
2022
Upcoming Event 11:30 am CST David Rubenstein Forum

BFI-China Research Conference

Organized by the Becker Friedman Institute China, the BFI-China Research Conference will be held in person on December 2-3, 2022. This conference will assemble established economic scholars to discuss...
Organizers / Guests
  • Zhiguo He
  • Chang-Tai Hsieh
December
2
2022
Upcoming Event 1:30 pm CST Harper Center C05

Trade and Spatial Afternoons Seminar Series – Fall 2022

This seminar series features outside speakers to present their latest work on international trade, spatial economics, economic geography, and urban economics. If you would like to receive updates via...
Organizers / Guests
  • Rodrigo Adao
  • Milena Almagro
  • Jonathan Dingel
  • Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
  • Felix Tintelnot
December
7
2022
Upcoming Event 7:00 pm CST Virtual Seminar

China Biweekly Seminar on Public Economics – Erik Hurst

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...
December
22
2022
Upcoming Event 7:30 am CST Virtual Seminar

China Biweekly Seminar on Public Economics – Camille Landais

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
9-10
2023
Upcoming Event All Day University of Chicago

Optimization-Conscious Econometrics Conference II

Astonishing recent progress in numerical optimization presents many opportunities and challenges for modern data analysis and scientific inference.  Econometrics and statistics offer a valuable angle from which to study...
Organizers / Guests
  • Guillaume Pouliot
  • Alfred Galichon
  • Roger Koenker
  • Rahul Mazumder
September
29-30
2023
Upcoming Event 8:00 am CDT University of Chicago | David Rubenstein Forum | 1201 E. 60th Street Chicago, IL 60637

Women in Empirical Microeconomics Conference

This conference seeks to offer a platform for innovative empirical research in microeconomics (including labor, public, development, and industrial organization) and to foster opportunities for future collaboration and mentorship....
Organizers / Guests
  • Christina Brown
  • Manasi Deshpande
  • Yana Gallen
  • Anne Karing
  • Mathilde Muñoz
  • Heather Sarsons
  • Molly Schnell
  • Winnie van Dijk
  • Shoshana Vasserman