John A. List, Department Chair and the Kenneth C. Griffin Distinguished Service Professor in Economics, receives the Hartsook Growing Philanthropy Award for his pioneering work using field experiments to understand the science of charitable giving.
University of Chicago announces $125 million gift to support economic scholarship
The Kenneth C. Griffin Charitable Fund intends to make the second-largest gift in the history of the University of Chicago, supporting the Department of Economics in expanding its leadership in education and research with wide-ranging public impact, while increasing financial support for students. This new gift, the second-largest in UChicago history, will bring Ken Griffin’s total giving to nearly $150 million. Read More >