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Join us all summer long for a series of in-person events featuring University of Chicago and Harris School of Public Policy centers and institutes making an impact in Chicago. Each event will feature a different topic and UChicago center.

Upcoming Events

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Chicago Centered Series: UChicago Crime Lab

WEDNESDAY, JULY 20, 2022 | 5:15–7 PM (CDT)

Join us for an in-person discussion with Edwin A. and Betty L. Bergman Distinguished Service Professor Jens Ludwig to learn more about the work of the University of Chicago Crime Lab.

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Chicago Centered Series: Center for Municipal Finance

THURSDAY, AUGUST 25, 2022 | 5:15–7 PM (CDT)

Join us for an in-person discussion with William J. and Alicia Townsend Friedman Professor Christopher Berry and Research Professor Justin Marlowe to learn more about the work of the Center for Municipal Finance.

Chicago Centered Series

Make your impact in Chicago

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Meet Our Faculty

Jens Ludwig

Jens Ludwig is the Edwin A. and Betty L. Bergman Distinguished Service Professor, director of the University of Chicago’s Crime Lab, codirector of the Education Lab, and codirector of the National Bureau of Economic Research’s working group on the economics of crime.

Read Jens Ludwig's full bio
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Meet Our Faculty

Christopher Berry

Christopher R. Berry is the William J. and Alicia Townsend Friedman Professor at the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy and the College. He is the academic director of the Center for Municipal Finance.

Read Christopher Berry's full bio.
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Meet Our Faculty

Justin Marlowe

Justin Marlowe is a Research Professor in the University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy. His research and teaching are focused on public finance, with emphasis on public capital markets, infrastructure finance, state and local budgeting, and financial disclosure.

Read Justin Marlowe's full bio.

Past Events

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Chicago Centered Series: Kickoff and Happy Hour

WEDNESDAY, MAY 25, 2022 | 5:15–7 PM

Our first event featured alumni from across our programs at Harris discussing their work with various centers including: The Center for Municipal Finance, The Inclusive Economy Lab, The Community Programs Accelerator with the Office Of Civic Engagement.