The Economics Department

What Was the Industrial Revolution?

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

Mon, April 16, 2007 | BRB 1.118

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

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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