2015 WEAI Conferences

11th Western Economic Association International Conference

When: January 8-11, 2015

Where: Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

The Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis is participating as an Allied Society in the WEAI's international conference in New Zealand

SBCA is pleased to announce that we will be holding two sessions as an allied society:

Session: Economics of Health Behaviors and Policies

Chair: Susan E. Dudley, George Washington University

Discussants: Paul Mwebaze, Brian Mannix

  • Rasch Analyses of Very Low Food Security among Households and Children in the Three City. Ribar D, Moffitt R
  • Obesity and High Birth Weight. Menclova A, Webb R
  • New Directions for Regulating Tobacco. Kenkel D


Session: Assessing Benefits and Costs of Government Policies

Chair: Donald S. Kenkel, Cornell University

Discussants: Warren Mundy, Andrea Kutinova Menclova 

  • Retrospective Analysis of Regulatory Benefits & Costs. Dudley S
  • Regulatory Benefit-Cost Analysis at a Crossroads. Mannix B, Dudley S
  • Funding of Fisheries Services in Victoria, Australia. Mwebaze P

Information on registering for the conference, the conference program, and other information is available on WEAI's website here.

90th Annual Western Economic Association Conference

When: June 28-July 2, 2015

Where: Hilton Hawaiian Villiage, Waikiki

Plan now to participate on the program of next summer's WEAI conference in Waikiki. Participation information is now posted at www.weai.org.

If you have any questions, please call 714-965-8800 or e-mail WEAI here.