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Event Detail

Distinguished Speaker Series: Jesse Shapiro (Ended)


The Economics of Media Slant

Date, Time, and Location:
Thursday, February 21, 2008 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
12:00 pm
The Standard Club, 320 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL  60604   (Driving Directions)

Jesse ShapiroJesse Shapiro
Assistant Professor of Economics
University of Chicago Graduate School of Business & Faculty Research Fellow, Labor Studies
National Bureau of Economic Research

Introduction by John Skjervem, CFA

Biography: Mr. Shapiro is Assistant Professor of Economics in the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, and a Faculty Research Fellow in Labor Studies at the National Bureau of Economic Research. Before joining the GSB faculty, he was the inaugural Becker Fellow at the Becker Center on Chicago Price Theory. His research focuses on the economics of communication and persuasion, in the areas of industrial organization and political economy.

Eligible for 1 credit hour

This Luncheon Program qualifies for credit under the guidelines for the CFA Institute Professional Development Program. Please click here if you would like more information.

Location:
The Standard Club
320 S. Plymouth Court

Time and Date:
Thursday, February 21, 2008
12:00 - 1:00 pm

Schedule:
11:30 AM - Registration
12:00 PM - Luncheon begins followed by the presentation

Attire:
Business Casual

Menu:
Chef's Choice (Fruit Plate available upon request)

Fee:
Members - $45 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*
Student-Members - $10 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*
Note: This rate is only available to students who have been approved as a Student-Member of CFA Chicago.
Non-Members - $55 (cash, check, credit card or function ticket)*

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*Regular and Affiliate Members may apply function tickets as payment for a Non-Member or a Student-Member.

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Cancellations accepted until 3:00 pm, February 20. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins.

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