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World Education Forum 2015
Professor Heckman was recently invited to speak at the 2015 World Education Forum in Incheon, South Korea. He participated in a panel on "setting the stage" for the future of education, drawing on the findings of the EFA Global Monitoring Report 2015, the regional analyses of 120 National EFA 2015 Reviews, and the publication "Rethinking Education: Towards a global common good?".
Visitors from Beijing Normal University
On September 22, CEHD hosted a distinguished group from Beijing Normal University. BNU President Qi Dong and colleagues met with CEHD director Professor James Heckman, CEHD researchers and high-level University of Chicago leadership to learn more about the Center and its research.
In Memoriam: Gary Becker 1930-2014
A conference, organized by James J. Heckman, Kevin Murphy (The University of Chicago), and Edward P. Lazear (Stanford University Graduate School of Business) was held at the University on October 30-31, 2014.