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May 27, 2013

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China’s Futures Market is Growing Rapidly – and Booth Students are Keeping Up

By: Daniel Li, Evening MBA  |  may, 2013

On May 11 the Chicago Booth Economy Group (CBEG) hosted executives from China’s futures industry at the Gleacher Center for a forum. With the support of industry leaders, the event was designed to improve the international perspective and professional competence of attendees.

Fighting Poverty with Heart and Mind

By: Anadi Misra '14  |  may, 2013

As an MBA student, I have always wondered if there is an efficient markets solution to this problem and how it can be tackled in a world where non-market forces come into play.

Google Chairman Schmidt and Director Cohen Discuss New Book on The Digital Age

By: Anne Panek '14  |  may, 2013

Eric Schmidt, Chairman of Google, and Jared Cohen, Director of Google Ideas, visited the Harper Center on May 15 to discuss concepts from their book, The New Digital Age: Reshaping the Future of People, Nations and Businesses.

Theory in Action at UChicago

By: Akshay Sharma '13 and Anadi Misra '14  |  may, 2013

TEDxUChicago brought the TED-style talks back to UChicago for the third year in a row. This year’s theme was Theory in Action, and had 11 speakers in the domains of Culture, Story Telling and Innovation.