Economics & Business

July–Aug/12

Blaming big government and big business, a finance professor calls for restoring competition.

July–Aug/12

Austan Goolsbee has left behind his DC battle armor, but he can still mail in a good barb or two.

Mar–Apr/12

Panelists at a Becker Friedman Institute event tackle policy issues in classic Chicago style.

Chicago Booth Magazine, Winter/12

Pat Basu, MBA’05, MD’05, earned an appointment as a White House fellow for his work as an engineer, radiologist, educator, and business entrepreneur.
Jan–Feb/12

Lack of skills outweighs race as a factor in wage disparity.

10.31.11

Brady Dougan, AB’81, MBA’82, shares the secrets of being a good leader and successful financier.

Nov–Dec/11

Magazine editor Amy Braverman Puma interviews University of Chicago Booth School of Business Dean Sunil Kumar.
Nov–Dec/11

Microfinance was supposed to lead the poor out of poverty. Yet after a rash of borrower suicides in one Indian state, experts and governments question the industry’s success.

Sept–Oct/11

How the sense of connection to a "future self" affects consumer choices.

Sept–Oct/11

Where's the profit motive to keep nuclear power plants safe?