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Media Mention Feb 12, 2021

Washing machines reveal how trade and competition are linked

The Economist; Ali Hortaçsu, Felix Tintelnot
BFI News May 12, 2020

BFI Awards Three New Grants for the Study of International Economics

The Becker Friedman Institute for Economics (BFI) is pleased to announce the award of three new grants supporting research by University of Chicago faculty and students on international economics....
Media Mention Feb 20, 2020

Cash Sloshes Around The World In Unexpected Ways

The Economist; Brent Neiman
BFI News Feb 5, 2020

Professor Brent Neiman Wins 2020 Award for Economics in Central Banking

Brent Neiman, Edward Eagle Brown Professor of Economics at the Booth School of Business, and co-authors Matteo Maggiori and Jesse Schreger have been awarded the 2020 Central Banking Award for...
Topics:  Monetary Policy
Media Mention Jan 6, 2020

American Consumers, Not China, Are Paying for Trump’s Tariffs

New York Times; Brent Neiman
Topics:  Fiscal Studies
Media Mention Oct 16, 2019

Trump’s China Deal Leaves the Global Economy as Uncertain as Ever

New York Times; Brent Neiman
Media Mention Aug 22, 2019

Who Wins From Foreign Investment?

The Economist; Felix Tintelnot, Bradley Setzler
Topics:  Employment & Wages
Media Mention Jun 26, 2019

Why the US-China Tariff Standoff Hurts American Companies More

Harvard Business School Working Knowledge; Brent Neiman
Media Mention Jun 13, 2019

Trade Wars And Tariff-Mania: An Investor Survival Guide

Forbes; Rodrigo Adão
Topics:  Monetary Policy