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Celebrating the Harris School and Keller Center

Please join Women in Public Policy student organization, Chicago Women’s Alliance members and Harris alumnae for brunch, networking, and a presentation by Associate Professor Fiona Burlig. Learn about her recent research which examines the impacts of rural electrification in India, uses machine learning methods to quantify the effectiveness of energy efficiency upgrades, and proposes tools for designing randomized controlled trials. Following the presentation, guests will have an opportunity to explore The Keller Center, new home of the Harris School of Public Policy. We hope you can join us for this special gathering!

About our Speaker Professor Fiona Burlig
Fiona Burlig is an Assistant Professor at the Harris School of Public Policy and a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research. She studies energy and environmental economics, with a focus on the developing world. Her recent research examines the impacts of rural electrification in India, uses machine learning methods to quantify the effectiveness of energy efficiency upgrades, and proposes tools for designing randomized controlled trials. Prior to joining Harris, Fiona was a Postdoctoral Scholar in the Department of Economics and Energy Policy Institute (EPIC) at the University of Chicago. She holds a PhD in agricultural and resource economics from the University of California, Berkeley, and a BA in economics, political science, and German from Williams College.


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Event Questions
If you have any questions regarding registration, logistics of the event, e.g., where to meet, special assistance requests, parking, please contact Samia Wahab, AM'06 at samiawahab@gmail.com or by phone at 630-887-0808.
 

       

 

Event Information

Cost: $25.00/Per person; includes brunch.

 

When:

10:30AM - 12:00PM Sat 11 Apr 2020 ( Timezone: Central )

Where:

Keller Center, Sky Suite, 4th Floor
1307 E. 60th St.
Chicago, IL 60637

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773.702.3945
 
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773.702.2150
 
Event Contact
Samia Wahab, AM '06
samiawahab@gmail.com
630-887-0808