Austan Goolsbee

1849

Professor of Economics, University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Austan D. Goolsbee studies the Internet, the new economy, government policy, and taxes. He recently returned from Washington where he was the Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers and a member of the President's cabinet. Before Washington, his research earned him recognition as a Fulbright Scholar and a Sloan fellow. In previous years, he was named one of the Global Leaders for Tomorrow by the World Economic Forum, one of the six "Gurus of the Future" by the Financial Times and one of the "40 under 40" by Crain's Chicago Business.

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Tuesday, October 09
Talk

Economy: Checks and Balances, Presented by The Joyce Foundation

The economy is unsteady for numerous reasons, but what if we're looking at the wrong ways to fix it? Throughout this talk, we'll explore our... read more
Presented by The Joyce Foundation
Speakers: Austan Goolsbee, Ali Velshi, Chrystia Freeland, Ron Bullock, Garett Jones, William Daley
Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art 220 East Chicago Avenue

Chicago Ideas Week Oct 17 – 23, 2016

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