JFI hosts weekly sessions on our staff and fellows’ research, as well as lectures and seminars from outside speakers on all of our topics of interest.

If you are interested in attending or hosting a seminar, please send us an email.

Upcoming sessions:

  • October 4, 2019: Jack Favilukis and Khalil Esmkhani, University of British Columbia
  • October 18, 2019: Zachary Parolin, Post-Doctoral Researcher, Columbia Center on Poverty and Social Policy
  • November 15, 2019: Alyssa Battistoni, Environmental Fellow, Harvard

In addition to these Friday sessions, we are hosting a multi-week discussion seminar this fall entitled ‘Social and Economic Mobility in NYC: Intersections of Research, Policy and Practice.’ You can view the schedule and speakers here. For more information about that seminar, email Pascale Mevs.

Robert Hartley

Hartley presented on models for financing for guaranteed income

Sep 27, 2019

Rodrigo Ochigame

Ochigame discussed his interdisciplinary research on models of logic

Jul 12, 2019

Beth Popp Berman

Berman presented her forthcoming book, "Thinking Like an Economist"

Jun 28, 2019

Kathryn Holston

Holston presented on the current state of macroeconomic modeling

Jun 21, 2019

Marshall Steinbaum

Steinbaum presented a paper on student debt

Jun 7, 2019

Aisha Nyandoro and Rachel Black

Nyandoro and Black discussed the Magnolia Mother's Trust

May 31, 2019

J.W. Mason

Mason presented on macroeconomics after the recession

May 24, 2019

Jack Marley-Payne

Marley-Payne led us through a new workshop on p-values

May 17, 2019

Dylan Matthews

Matthews spoke on the state of data journalism

May 3, 2019

Arden Ali

Ali presented on ethical considerations for artificial intelligence

Apr 26, 2019

Hana Beach

Beach provided an overview of feminist thought on basic income

Apr 19, 2019

Maximilian Kasy

Kasy presented on basic income experimental design

Apr 12, 2019

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