Please join Michael Gibbs, Clinical Professor of Economics and Faculty Director of the Executive MBA Program, for a casual networking reception.
Professor Gibbs will update alumni on Chicago Booth in Asia, upcoming events in the region, and the 15 Year Milestone Event on April 24-25, 2015.
This is a great chance to catch up with Booth classmates, ask Professor Gibbs any questions about Booth and the Executive MBA program, and see the campus.
6:30 PM-7:00 PM: Registration
7:00 PM-7:30 PM: Presentation
7:30 PM-9:00 PM: Networking Reception
Professor Michael Gibbs (Speaker)
Clinical Professor of Economics and Faculty Director of the Executive MBA Program, Chicago Booth
Michael Gibbs studies the economics of human resources and organizational design. He is co-author (with Edward Lazear) of the leading textbook in his field, Personnel Economics in Practice. The 3rd edition and a Chinese translation will be published in 2015. Gibbs's research has been published in the Quarterly Journal of Economics, Industrial & Labor Relations Review, Accounting Review, and other journals. Professor Gibbs is a Research Fellow of the Center for the Study of Labor (IZA), the Institute for Compensation Studies, and is on the board of Huy Vietnam.
In 2007 Gibbs received the Notable Contribution to Management Accounting Literature from the American Accounting Association. He has received two Hillel Einhorn Excellence in Teaching Awards.
Gibbs earned an AB, AM and PhD in economics all from the University of Chicago.
Prescille Cernosia, '99
Senior Associate Director, Alumni Relations