Now Accepting Applications for SSSI 2018 Chicago

HCEO's masters-level Summer School on Socioeconomic Inequality Chicago 2018 is open to masters-level students and practitioners from around the world.

Now Accepting Applications for Faculty Training Seminar in Guangzhou, China

HCEO is holding a weeklong training seminar aimed at fostering collaboration between American and Chinese early career economists.

Featured Video: Erika Claud on Preterm Infant Health Outcomes

"I can’t fix poverty. But if I can understand the role of the microbiome that's affected by an infant's environment and how that impacts brain development, then maybe I can mitigate some of those factors."

Research Spotlight: Does Parents' Access to Family Planning Increase Children's Opportunities?

In their HCEO working paper, MIP network member Martha Bailey et al. find that family planning programs tend to empower parents and improve children’s economic resources.

Apply for SSSI Bonn

The Summer School on Socioeconomic Inequality Bonn 2018, hosted by HCEO and briq, will provide a state-of-the-art overview on the study of inequality and human flourishing.

HCEO Co-director Steven Durlauf Receives Named Professorship at the University of Chicago

Steven N. Durlauf has been named the Steans Family Professor in Educational Policy at the University of Chicago's Harris School of Public Policy.