Chicago Booth

Economic Outlook Chicago

January 8


Austan D. Goolsbee Robert P. Gwinn Professor of Economics

Randall S. Kroszner
Norman R. Bobins Professor of Economics

Carl R. Tannenbaum, AB '81, MBA '84
Senior Vice President and Chief Economist
Northern Trust


Sunil Kumar
Dean and George Pratt Shultz Professor of Operations Management

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Registration and Networking: 11 a.m.
Program: Noon–2 p.m.

Alumni: $90
Student: $50
General Public: $100
Table of Ten: $900

We strongly recommend you register in advance for the forum, however, walk-in registrations will be accepted at the on-site registration desk located on the lobby level of the hotel meeting center.

Dress code: The dress code for the luncheon is business casual.

Directions and Parking

Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers
301 E. North Water Street
Chicago, Illinois 60611

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Valet parking instructions: Valet parking is available at the driveway entrance to the hotel located at the intersection of E. North Water Street and N. Columbus Drive. The rate is $30.00 per vehicle and includes applicable taxes.

Self-parking instructions: From the intersection of E. North Water Street and N. Columbus Drive (the hotel entrance), continue north on N. Columbus Drive to E. Illinois Street. Turn right onto E. Illinois Street.  Turn right onto N. New Street, and turn right again onto Lower E. North Water Street. Turn left into the Self-Parking Garage located down the ramp. The rate is $32.00 per vehicle and includes applicable taxes.

For any additional questions or for assistance with registration by phone, contact Amanda Look at 773.702.9344 or via email.

Austerity or stimulus? Inflation or deflation? Focus on the Future.

Chicago Booth is renowned for faculty whose insights and analyses reshape the face of business, markets, and the global economy. The strength of Booth’s unique perspective is reflected in one of the school’s most venerable traditions, Economic Outlook.

Drawing on Booth’s culture of unparalleled inquiry, this annual event provides a forum for our pathbreaking thought leaders to confront the future, evaluating emergent trends and sharing key insights that help reframe our understanding of the world to come.

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