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Jason Abrevaya, Chair 2225 Speedway, Stop C3100, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-471-3211

What Was the Industrial Revolution?

Mon, April 16, 2007 • 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM • BRB 1.118

Robert E. Lucas Jr. is one of the most influential modern economic theorists. Professor Lucas is the leader of the New Classical school - the "modern" version of the Chicago School. His introduction of the concept of "rational expectations" in the 1970s helped to decisively bury the Neo-Keynesian orthodoxy and inaugurated a new era of Area XII relying on the Neoclassical concept of supply-determined equilibrium, best exemplified in modern "Real Business Cycle" theory. He also made seminal contri

For more information about Dr. Lucas, please visit the following websites.

http://home.uchicago.edu/~sogrodow/
http://cepa.newschool.edu/het/profiles/lucas.htm
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/economics/laureates/1995/lucas-autobio.html

Lunch by Invitation Only will be held at the UT Club at 1:00.
Dinner by Invitation Only - TBA.



OPEN RECEPTION IMMEDIATELY AFTER THE SEMINAR AT "DOG AND DUCK".

Sponsored by: Coordinated by: Dr. Natalia Ramondo


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