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August
16-17
2019
Past Event 8:30 am CDT University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm 146

Economic Theory Conference V

The way agents communicate, collect, and use information is essential for many strategic interactions, whether between co-workers, traders, firms, or governments. As technology advances, the information available to such...
Organizers / Guests
  • Elliot Lipnowski
  • Andrew McClellan
  • Daniel Rappoport
August
9-10
2019
Past Event 9:00 am CDT University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm 146

From Theory to Statistics to Empirics: An Econometrics Conference in Honor of James Heckman

James Heckman’s research elucidates many of the most fundamental questions in social science through the systematic integration of econometrics and economic theory into empirical work. This conference honored his...
Organizers / Guests
  • Steven Durlauf
  • Ed Vytlacil
August
4-8
2019
Past Event All Day University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637

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

About the Master Class This four-day course is designed to familiarize economists with recent advances in the study of monetary and fiscal policy in the presence of heterogeneity. It...
Topics:  Economic Mobility & Poverty, Financial Markets, K-12 Education, Monetary Policy, Tax & Budget
July
7-11
2019
Past Event All Day University of Chicago

Price Theory Summer Camp 2019

Organizers / Guests
  • Kevin Murphy
  • Steve Levitt
Jun–Jul
24-3
2019
Past Event All Day University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm 021

2019 Economics Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)

REU offers students an opportunity to learn about diverse research topics and methods from some of the University's most prominent economists.
June
7-8
2019
Past Event All Day University of Chicago

Junior Finance and Macro Conference

The Junior Finance and Macro Conference gathered a small group of young faculty working at the intersection of finance and macro to discuss early stage research in an informal...
Organizers / Guests
  • Kilian Huber
  • Ludwig Straub
May–Jun
31-1
2019
Past Event 10:00 am CDT

Women in Macro Conference

The second annual Women in Macro Conference brought together influential women economists from around the world working in the field of macroeconomics, broadly defined. The objective of the conference...
Organizers / Guests
  • Marina Azzimonti
  • Alessandra Fogli
  • Veronica Guerrieri
May
31
2019
Past Event 9:00 am CDT University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm 021

From Theory to Practice: New Developments in Structural Econometrics and Policy Analysis

In recent years there has been tremendous progress in the use of structural econometric models for policy evaluation and analysis. This conference brought together leaders and experts from a...
Organizers / Guests
  • Jeremy Fox
  • Andres Santos
  • Azeem Shaikh
  • Matthew Shum
May
18
2019
Past Event 9:10 am CDT International House

University of Chicago Graduate China Forum: Economics Panel

Overall leverage ratio of China’s real economy in 2018 was around 243.7%, among which the China’s state-owned enterprises (SOE) leverage ratio was 103% and government leverage ratio was 37%....
May
17-18
2019
Past Event 8:30 am CDT University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm 021

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