Johanna Singer

The spring semester is almost upon her and Johanna Singer is eager to tackle some of the elective classes on offer Read more

Rahul Bajaj, Chicago Booth

It’s that time of a term when we begin to bid on classes for the next term.

At Chicago Booth, the academic year consists of three terms and students take three-four courses per term. So, as the autumn term draws to a close, it is time to figure out the classes I want for the next (winter) term. Of course, this is Chicago and we believe in the free-markets to solve most of our conundrums; so who gets what courses is determined through an electronic stock-market like bidding system, where each student is assigned some points (“money”) and then you bid on classes.

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