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Development Lunch Seminar

The Development Lunch Seminar is an academic workshop for faculty and PhD students at the University of Chicago. 

The Development Lunch Seminar is operated with support from the Becker Friedman Institute and The Pearson Institute for the Study and Resolution of Global Conflicts and is a collaboration between University of Chicago Department of Economics, Booth School of Business, Harris School of Public Policy, and the Law School.

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The Development Lunch Seminar is currently a virtual seminar series held bi-weekly on Fridays from 12:30-2:00 p.m. A Zoom link will be available the week of each seminar.

04.16.21

Erica Field

Erica Field is Professor of Economics and Global Health at Duke University.

05.07.21

Melanie Morton

Melanie Morton is Assistant Professor of Economics at Stanford University.

05.18.21

Namrata Kala

Namrata Kala is the W. Maurice Young (1961) Career Development Professor of Management and an Assistant Professor in Applied Economics at MIT Sloan School of Management.

This session will be cosponsored by the Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC).

06.11.21

Chinmaya Kumar & Laura Montenegro Helfer

Chinmaya Kumar and Laura Montenegro Helfer are PhD students at the University of Chicago's Harris School of Public Policy.