Hear the latest research on topics that affect our lives and policies, including education, crime, poverty, discrimination in the labor market, the opioid crisis, the science of motivation and more, during the Purdue University Research Center in Economics’ annual Economic Ideas Forum, Thursday, April 18, 2019.
Interact with Krannert School of Management faculty and fellow community, business, and government leaders during classroom presentations, and in the evening hear guest speaker Dr. Doug Irwin, pictured above, of Dartmouth College. Dr. Irwin is the pre-eminent economic historian of U.S. trade and trade policy over the past 150 years.

The Krannert faculty symposia runs 1:30-5:00 p.m. in Krannert’s Rawls Hall. A fireside chat on trade policy and negotiations strategy featuring Irwin; David Hummels, the Dr. Samuel R. Allen Dean of the Krannert School of Management; and Krannert Associate Dean Dr. David Schoorman is 5:30-7:00 p.m. in Purdue’s Fowler Hall.

Please visit krannert.purdue.edu/centers/purce to find the full schedule and more details – click on Events. Our April 18 events are free and open to the public; snacks and drinks will be provided throughout the day. We ask that you please register for the Forum.

Come back to the classroom to learn more about the Purdue University Research Center in Economics, to interact with dynamic faculty, and to network with fellow concerned professionals.

Questions? Don’t hesitate to contact us at [email protected].