2004 Chicago Conference: Scenes

Ronald Coase and Douglass North talk together at the 2004 Chicago conference
Ronald Coase and Douglass North, founders of the field of New Institutional Economics, talk together between conference sessions.
The technical team discusses technical issues at lunch
Researchers from around the world who are measuring selected costs of exchange in their own countries confer during the technical team meeting.
Ronald Coase, Alexandra Benham, Sam Peltzman, and Ning Wang meet at the conference
Sam Peltzman, director of the Stigler Center at the University of Chicago, co-hosting the conference, greets Ronald Coase, Alexandra Benham, and Ning Wang.
Ronald Coase and Mary Shirley talk at lunch
Mary Shirley discusses the program with Ronald Coase during lunch in the Gleacher Center, University of Chicago.
Douglass North discusses his forthcoming book
Douglass North discusses with conference attendees some ideas in his forthcoming book, Understanding the Process of Economic Change.
Conference attendees talk informally together
After the sessions, Buthaina Elnaiem, Estomih Nkya, Marcela Allué, Sam Peltzman, Ken Gartrell, and Olga Nashchekina chat with colleagues.

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