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Nov–May
11-31
2016–2017
Past Event 8:00 am UTC+0 University of Chicago

2016-2017 Friedman Forum Undergraduate Lecture Series

About the series
January
27
2017
March
2
2018
Past Event All Day Saieh Hall for Economics

Friedman Forum: The Effect of Technology on the Labor Supply of Young Men and Women, Featuring Booth’s Erik Hurst

A Lecture for Undergraduates
May
4
2018
Past Event All Day Saieh Hall for Economics

Friedman Forum: The Glass Ceiling, Featuring Booth’s Marianne Bertrand

February
1
2019
Past Event 12:30 pm CST University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm 021

Friedman Forum: How Do Individuals Repay Their Debt? Featuring Booth Professor Neale Mahoney

When faced with debt across multiple credit cards, do people pay down their balances in a way that makes financial sense? On February 1, BFI will host Chicago Booth...
April
19
2019
Past Event 12:00 pm CDT University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm 021

Friedman Forum: The Effect of Health Insurance on Spending, Health, and Well-Being — Evidence and Implications for Reform

Featuring Katherine Baicker, Dean and the Emmett Dedmon Professor at the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy
Topics:  Health care
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%....
November
1
2019
Past Event 12:00 pm CDT University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm 021

Friedman Forum: Gender and Human Capital Investments in Developing Countries

Featuring Alessandra Voena, Professor in Economics and the College, the Kenneth C. Griffin Department of Economics
January
10
2020
Past Event 12:00 pm CST University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm 021

Friedman Forum — Gangs of Medellín: How Organized Crime is Organized

Featuring Chris Blattman, Ramalee E. Pearson Professor of Global Conflict Studies, Harris School of Public Policy, and Co-Director of BFI's Development Economics Initiative
November
18
2020
Past Event 7:30 am CST Virtual Event

China Biweekly Seminar on Public Economics

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...