Eighth International Conference on

Human Capital and Financial Frictions

April 20 – 21, 2017

Georgetown University, Washington DC, U.S.A.


The McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University, the Human Capital and Economic Opportunity (HCEO) Markets Group, and the German Science Foundation (DFG) are organizing a joint conference on “Human Capital and Financial Frictions.” The conference aims to bring together leading researchers from microeconomics, macroeconomics, and econometrics working on the issue of human capital.

Dean Corbae (University of Wisconsin-Madison),
Thomas DeLeire (Georgetown University),
Mariachristina DeNardi (Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago),
Mark Huggett (Georgetown University),
Tom Krebs (University of Mannheim),
Lance Lochner (University of Western Ontario)