Economic Experts Conference 2023

This conference examined how economists engage with different groups of people. Topics included sessions on how economic analysis and evidence can bring to five pressing global policy challenges: climate and energy; financial stability; fiscal rules; market power and competition policy; and artificial intelligence and the economy. It also had analysis of the responses to the experts panels that are run by the Kent A. Clark Center for Global Markets.  

The conference was held in London.

Attendance was by invitation only.


Thursday, October 5, 2023


Introductory Remarks

  • Anil Kashyap (University of Chicago Booth School of Business)

Session 01: Climate and Energy

Session 02: Financial Stability

Session 03: Fiscal Rules

Public Session: China, Shifting Geopolitics, and the Global Economy


Friday, October 6, 2023


Session 04: Trust in Experts, Commonality and Differences: Policy Views of European and US Economists

Session 05: Market Power and Competition Policy

Session 06: Artificial Intelligence and the Economy


Date & Location

The conference took place on October 5th and 6th 2023 

The conference took place in London. 


Anil K Kashyap, Stevens Distinguished Service Professor of Economics and Finance (University of Chicago Booth School of Business)

Christian Leuz, Charles F. Pohl Distinguished Service Professor of Accounting and Finance (University of Chicago Booth School of Business)

Romesh Vaitilingam, Clark Center for Global Markets (University of Chicago Booth School of Business)


For questions or additional information, contact Peggy Eppink.