Conference on social genomics and economics

Announcing the Frontiers in Economic Analysis with Genetic Data conference on November 18-19, 2021 in Madison, WI.  The conference is being sponsored by the UW Initiative in Social Genomics (ISG), the Center for Demography of Health and Aging (CDHA) at UW–Madison and the Center for the Economics of Human Development (CEHD) at the University of Chicago.

Presenters will share research on the potential for genetic data to contribute to broad, long-standing questions in economics. Conference sessions will include:

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

More details coming soon!