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.
In July 2020, we launched a Social Wealth Seminar series, a diverse, interdisciplinary space to foster collaboration at the point where public finance meets more just social policy. More information here.
If you are interested in attending or hosting a seminar, please send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org. And subscribe to our newsletter for information about all our upcoming seminars and events.
July 10th, 2020 at 12PM EST - Max Kasy presenting on “Fairness, Equality, & Power in Algorithmic Decision-Making.” Email email@example.com to RSVP.
Many more Friday research sessions coming up in 2020! Sign up for our weekly letter to hear about future sessions and interesting research.
We were joined by Andre Luduvice of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, and doctoral candidate in economics at UPenn, for a preliminary discussion on the macroeconomic effects of UBI.
Columbia SIPA Assistant Professor Alex Hertel-Fernandez joined JFI for a virtual Research Session and fascinating discussion on “Collective Action in Private Governments: Lessons for Building Labor Power in the Pandemic.”
Author of “Climate Shock” and NYU associate professor of environmental studies and public service, Gernot Wagner joined JFI for a virtual research session on carbon pricing and COVID-19.
Columbia Economist Suresh Naidu presented upcoming research on labor market power at a JFI Research Session.
Doug Webber, Associate Professor of Economics at Temple University, joined us for a JFI Research Session to share the results of his recent work.
Dubravka Ritter of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia presented two papers at a JFI Research Session this November.
Harvard Environmental Fellow and political theorist Alyssa Battistoni presented on her new book, “A Planet to Win: Why We Need a Green New Deal.”
Johannes Haushofer presented at a JFI Research Session on Friday, Nov. 8th, about new cash transfer research
A presentation on organized labor and automation
Hartley presented on models for financing for guaranteed income
Ochigame discussed his interdisciplinary research on models of logic
Beth Popp Berman
Berman presented her forthcoming book, “Thinking Like an Economist”
Holston presented on the current state of macroeconomic modeling
Steinbaum presented a paper on student debt
Aisha Nyandoro and Rachel Black
Nyandoro and Black discussed the Magnolia Mother’s Trust
Mason presented on macroeconomics after the recession
Marley-Payne led us through a new workshop on p-values
Matthews spoke on the state of data journalism
Ali presented on ethical considerations for artificial intelligence
Beach provided an overview of feminist thought on basic income
Kasy presented on basic income experimental design
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