Peking University and BFI-China at the University of Chicago host a monthly virtual lecture series to convene renowned economists from each institution for lectures on modern economics, including economic growth, financial markets, technology innovations, and international relations. Each lecture will be followed by a critical discussion addressing economic issues facing China and the world today. The series offers insights into the groundbreaking research being conducted at each institution, evaluate the ever-changing economic and political landscape in the modern world, and expound the societal implications.
Friday, November 13, 2020
How Should Climate Change Uncertainty Impact Social Valuation and Policy?
Lars Peter Hansen, The David Rockefeller Distinguished Service Professor in Economics and Statistics, the Kenneth C. Griffin Department of Economics and the Booth School of Business; Director of BFI’s Macro Finance Research Program
Pengfei Han (Moderator,) Assistant Professor of Finance, Guanghua School of Management, Peking University