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Chicago Booth is known for its intellectual culture where world-changing ideas are born, debated, tested, refined and taught. This culture leads to broadening ways of thinking and understanding business and the world.

We have created the Chicago Booth Podcast Series to share thought leadership on current topics affecting companies and organizations around the globe. From our world-renowned faculty members to guest speakers who are leaders in their field, you'll be sure to hear ideas that are shaping the world of business.

We are working on a re-launch of our podcast series, so new episodes are not available at this time. Until the podcast series resumes, please feel free to browse our episode archive.

Selected Archived Episodes


Distinguished Speaker Series: David Booth and Eugene Fama

This podcast features David Booth, MBA '71, and professor Eugene Fama. The discussion, moderated by Dean Edward Snyder, looks at Mr. Booth's co-founding of Dimensional Fund Advisors, which pioneered small cap investing, as well as the continuing contribution professor Fama and his research have made to the firm.
Mon, 7 June 2010 10:00:00 -0600

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Chicago Booth Podcast: Faculty Panel on Ethics and Wall Street

Booth faculty members Steve N. Kaplan, Tobias Moskowitz and Luigi Zingales spoke at a Myron Scholes Global Market Forum event sponsored by the Initiative on Global Markets. They offered advice to MBA students about making ethical decisions on the job.
Mon, 11 Jan 2010 10:00:00 -0600

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John Cochrane

Chicago Booth Podcast: Inflation or Deflation?

John H. Cochrane, AQR Capital Management Professor of Finance spoke at a Myron Scholes Global Market Forum event sponsored by the Initiative on Global Markets. He discusses his research on fiscal and monetary policy in 2008 – 09 as he seeks to determine whether the U.S. is headed for a large fiscal inflation, and what that inflation will look like.
Fri, 28 Oct 2009 10:00:00 -0600

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Amir Sufi

Chicago Booth Podcast: Household Leverage and the Recession of 2007 to 2009

Associate Professor of Finance Amir Sufi talked to students at a Becker Brown Bag Series sponsored by the Becker Center on Chicago Price Theory about research that suggests household leverage plays an important role in recessions.
Wed, 11 Nov 2009 10:00:00 -0600

Randall Kroszner

Chicago Booth Podcast: Should Executive Pay Be Regulated?

This broadcast features faculty member and former Federal Reserve Governor Randall Kroszner talking about the financial crisis and reform. He discussed his first-hand experiences including the Bear Stearns meltdown at a Global Leadership Series event in London.
Mon, 22 Feb 2009 10:00:00 -0600

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