Minnesota Economics Big Data Institute

  • (June 14, 2021) WORKING PAPERS about each of the 13 countries in the Global Income Dynamics (GID) Project are now online: LINK  (Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Norway, United States, United Kingdom, Spain, Sweden.) 
    • For more information about the GID Project: CLICK HERE

  • (April 28, 2021) The first MEBDI Annual Lecture on Big Data in Economics will be held on September 30, 2021 in Minneapolis. The inaugural speaker will be Patrick Bajari, Amazon VP & Chief Economist and former professor of economics at the University of Minnesota. Details to follow.
  • (September 2020) MEBDI Machine Learning Competition: Congratulations to Dhananjay Ghei and Sang Min Lee for winning the Grand Prize of the 2020 MEBDI Machine Learning Competition! Read more here: 2020 MEBDI ML Competition

MEBDI is a newly established research institute at the University of Minnesota that promotes and produces applied economic research that harnesses the power of big data under the guidance provided by economic theory. The institute brings together economists from the University of Minnesota economics department and outside researchers from broad backgrounds to contribute to this mission.






Get in Touch

Minnesota Economics Big Data Institute

Email: MEBDInstitute@gmail.com
Web: www.mebdi.org
Twitter: @mebdi8

Mailing address:
4-101 Hanson Hall 
1925 South 4th Street 
Minneapolis, MN, 55455

Administrative contact: 
Kara Kersteter
Email:  kerst003 (at) umn (dot) edu 




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