Southern Economic Association Conference

Southern Economic Association Annual Conference

When: November 22-24, 2014

Where: Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Atlanta, Georgia

Left to right: Glenn Blomquist, Kerry Krutilla, Susan Dudley, Brian Mannix, Paul Rubin (front), Chris Carrigan and W. Kip Viscusi

The Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis is participating as an Affiliated Organization in the SEA's annual conference in Atlanta.

SBCA is sponsoring a session at SEA's annual conference, entitled "Challenges in Regulatory Benefit-Cost Analysis," that features the following presentations:

  • Christopher Carrigan* & Stuart Shapiro – What’s Wrong with the Back of the Envelope? A Call for Simpler (and Earlier) Cost-Benefit Analysis.
  • Susan Dudley & Brian Mannix* – Regulatory BCA at a Crossroads.
  • John Graham, Kerry Krutilla,* Gabriel Piña, and Yu Zhang – The Cost-Effectiveness of Lifesaving Regulations.
  • Kip Viscusi* – Is there a Publication Bias in VSL?
  • Glenn Blomquist – Discussant
  • Paul Rubin – Discussant
  • Susan Dudley – Panel Chair
    * Presenting author

More information on the conference is available online.

Please direct inquiries to the SEA office.