Monday, April 23
Macroeconomics and International Economics Workshop
Fabrizio Zilibotti, University
"From Imitation to Innovation? Where Is All That Chinese R&D Going?"
Booth Harper Center C10 | 11:45-1:15pm
Applications of Economics Workshop
Michael Dinerstein, Kenneth C. Griffin Department of Economics, University of Chicago
"Allocation and Choice in Urban Education"
SHFE 112 | 3:30-5:00pm
Tuesday, April 24
Workshop in Economic Theory (joint with Applied Theory Workshop)
Alex Frankel & Emir Kamenica, Chicago Booth School of Business
"Quantifying Information and Uncertainty"
SHFE 112 | 3:30-5:00pm
Becker Applied Economics Workshop
Michael Greenstone, Milton Friedman Professor of Economics, the College, and the Harris School; Director of BFI
"Demand for Electricity in a Poor Economy: Evidence from Rural India's Competitive Retail Power Market"
SHFE 146 | 3:30-5:00pm
Wednesday, April 25
Public Policy and Economics Workshop
Sandra Black, University of Texas, Austin
"Poor Little Rich Kids? The Determinants of the Intergenerational Transmission of Wealth"
Harris School of Public Policy, 1155 E. 60th, Room 140C
SPECIAL TIME: 12:00-1:20pm
Money and Banking Workshop
Virgiliu Midrigan, New York University
"How Costly Are Markups?"
SHFE 112 | 3:30-5:00PM
Health Economics Workshop Will Manning Memorial Lecture
SPECIAL DATE & LOCATION
John Mullahy, University of Wisconsin-Madison
"Empirical Strategies for Models of Multidimensional Health Outcomes" (RSVP req.)
Medical Center CLI L107, 860 E. 59th Street | 3:30-5:00PM
Thursday, April 26
Philip Haile, Yale University
"Common Values, Unobserved Heterogeneity, and Endogenous Entry in U.S. Offshore Oil Lease Auctions"
Booth Harper Center, Seminar Room 3B | 1:20-2:50PM
Friday, April 27
Workshop in Family Economics
Costas Meghir, Yale University and Becker Friedman Institute Visiting Scholar
SHFE 112 | 4:00-5:20PM
Other workshops and events around campus:
- Becker Friedman Institute Workshops
- Booth School of Business Workshops
- Center for Health and the Social Sciences [CHeSS] Workshops
- EPIC [Energy Policy Institute at Chicago] Events
- Harris School of Public Policy Workshops
- HCEO [Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Global Working Group] Events
- University of Chicago Law School: Law and Economics Workshop
- Stevanovich Center Seminars