The Life and Work of Gary Becker – Former colleagues, students and friends of Gary S. Becker gathered at this memorial conference, sponsored by the Journal of Human Capital and the Becker Friedman Institute, celebrating Becker’s research on human capital and discussing recent advances in the areas of education, human capital formation and technological innovation, and immigration. Release Date: October 16th, 2015 – Read more
UB Conference Honors Ronald Coase Nobel Laureate and Former Faculty Member
The University at Buffalo honored Nobel Laureate Ronald Coase on May 12, 2012 as part of a conference that paid tribute to his innovative work.
The State University of New York also awarded Coase with an honorary doctorate degree during UB’s 166th general commencement ceremony.
Joint Conference with Rand Coporation in December 2011
The Center of Excellence on Human Capital and the Rand Corporation Bing Center in Los Angeles, California will be co-sponsoring a conference on Health, Aging, and Human Capital. The conference will take place on December 2-3, 2011 at Rand Corporation’s Los Angeles office. Conference organization is in it’s preliminary stages and there will be an announcement regarding Call for Papers soon. For more information on the Bing Center, please see this webpage: http://www.rand.org/health/centers/bing.html