Alumni

Economic Outlook Dinner 2013

The University of Chicago Alumni Club of Belgium

February 7, 2013: 6:30 PM - 11:30 PM

The Chicago Booth Alumni Committee of Belgium presents:

Economic Outlook Dinner 2013 with Prof. Dr. Luis Garicano, AM'95, PhD'98
Professor of Economics and Strategy at the London School of Economics and Visiting Professor of Economics at Chicago Booth and Lieutenant-General Ret. Ben Droste, Strategic Command Space Expedition Corporation

Where

Living Tomorrow
Indringingsweg 1
1800 Vilvoorde, Belgium

Driving Directions:

Free Parking Available

Cost

Paying members of the University of Chicago Alumni Club Belgium: 80€
Non-members: 100€

Your participation will only be confirmed upon online registration and receipt of your payment If you want a payment receipt, please provide all invoicing data in your registration form or email to Marc Leemans, '11 (EXP-16).

Registration

Register Online

Deadline: 2/7/2013

Speaker Profiles

Professor Luis Garicano, AM'95, PhD'98 (Speaker)
Professor of Economics and Strategy at the London School of Economics and Visiting Professor of Econ

Luis Garicano is Professor of Economics and Strategy at the London School of Economics and Visiting Professor of Economics at Chicago Booth. He studies the theoretical and empirical approaches to the economics of organization. His research has earned him a fellowship from the Center for Economic Policy Research in London, as well as a Ministry of Foreign Affairs Fellowship in Madrid. Luis has also worked as an economist for the Commission of the European Union. Luis obtained his B.A.in Economics and Law at the Universidad de Valladolid, an M.A. at College of Europe and an M.A. and Ph.D.in Economics at the University of Chicago.

Philippe Ledent (Speaker)
Senior Economist at ING Belgium

Philippe Ledent is a Senior Economist at ING Belgium and a visiting lecturer at IESEG, ICHEC, the Catholic University of Louvain and Chambre Belge des Comptables. He is a columnist for Trends Tendance and writes two columns per month for them. Philippe is finishing his thesis for his PhD in Economics this summer at the Catholic University of Louvain in Belgium.

Piet Depuydt (Speaker)
Editor at De Tijd and Treasurer of the Association of Research Journalists

Piet Depuydt is Editor at De Tijd and Treasurer of the Association of Research Journalists (VVOJ). He was previously Chief Editor and Senior Writer at Trends and Financial Editor of the NRC Handelsblad. Piet studied
Political Sciences at the University of Ghent and Applied Economics at the University of Leuven

Questions

Roel Haeseldonckx, '08 (EXP-13)