Conference: Frontiers in Economic Analysis with Genetic Data

When: November 18–19, 2021

Where: UW–Madison’s campus at the Discovery Building, 330 N Orchard Street, in the Orchard View Room

Presenters will discuss the potential for genetic data to contribute to broad, long-standing questions in economics.

The conference is hosted by BRIDGE (BRInging Data on Genetics to Economics) and sponsored by:

    • UW Initiative in Social Genomics (ISG)
    • Center for Demography of Health and Aging (CDHA) at UW–Madison
    • Center for the Economics of Human Development (CEHD) at the University of Chicago

Jason Fletcher (UW–Madison)

Victor Ronda (University of Chicago)

Lauren Schmitz (UW–Madison)

Kevin Thom (UW–Milwaukee)


More details coming soon

  • Human Capital Accumulation
  • Health and Health Behaviors
  • Lifecycle Behavior
  • Intergenerational Transmission and Mobility
  • New Frontiers