While most seventh-graders spent their week-long spring break playing computer games, University of Chicago Laboratory School seventh-graders Sam Kaplan and Louie Harboe used that time to design their own iPhone program.
A new metric for measuring consumer confidence in the economy, designed by Booth School of Business professor Luigi Zingales, will track the relationship of Americans’ trust in institutions and the strength of the economy.
“The faculty has been disenfranchised,” a letter to Madara from faculty said. “[Madara’s] combined responsibilities as C.E.O. and dean have distanced [him] from faculty affairs and aspirations.”
Booth School professor of economics and finance Anil Kashyap will serve on the Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) panel of economic advisers, the CBO announced last week.
Calling the trends a “modern demographic revolution,” Becker stressed the possible economic ramifications of the observed decline in fertility rates across all global regions.
The University should not
ignore those students who would
prefer traditional housing.