To encourage the exchange of new ideas and fresh perspectives, the Institute hosts a robust schedule of conferences, workshops, and lectures featuring leading scholars. Other events expose students to a wide range of economic expertise. Discussions designed for broader public audiences apply this expertise to topical social and policy issues.

Feb 1, 2019 Friedman Forum: How Do Individuals Repay Their Debt? Featuring Booth Professor Neale Mahoney
Saieh Hall for Economics, Rm. 021 | 5757 S. University Ave, Chicago, IL
Jan 31–Feb 1, 2019 Economics vs. Philosophy: The Battle for Your Soul
Ida Noyes Theatre, 3rd floor, 1212 E. 59th St.
Jan 30, 2019 EPIC Event: Energy Policy in the New Congress
Saieh Hall For Economics, Rm 146 | 5757 South University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637
Dec 8, 2018 Development Day 2018
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 146 | 5757 S. University Ave Chicago, IL
Nov 30, 2018 Rohit and Harvanit Kumar Conference on the Economics of Early Childhood Education
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021 | 5757 S. University Ave, Chicago, IL
Nov 30–Dec 1, 2018 International Macro Finance Conference
Gleacher Center, 450 Cityfront Plaza Dr, Chicago, IL 60611
Nov 16–17, 2018 2018 NSF/NBER/CEME Mathematical Economics Conference
Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021 | 5757 S. University Ave., Chicago, IL
Nov 15, 2018 Harnessing the Power of Economics to Give Policymakers a Nudge: A Conversation with Cass Sunstein and Richard Thaler
University of Chicago Lab School, Gordon Parks Arts Hall | 5815 S. Kimbark Ave., Chicago, IL
Nov 9–10, 2018 Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains
University of Chicago, Saieh Hall for Economics, Room 021 | 5757 S. University Ave
Nov 1–2, 2018 US-China Forum
University of Chicago