Silk Series Nobel Laureate Lecture Series

Monday, April 8 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Fromm Hall — 120 - Xavier Auditorium

Richard Thaler

Doing Economics in the 21st Century

Dr. Richard Thaler, Nobel Laureate in Economics in 2017, will discuss what he thinks is the approach for doing economics in the 21st century. This discussion will touch heavily on his past research in behavioral economics and understanding the flaws in homo sapiens. He will also offer some insights on what he thinks economists must improve on. Finally, Dr. Thaler will share some other gems from his life and career in the Q&A with USF’s Professor Ludwig Chincarini.