Inside SBCA

September 13, 2016

The Summer 2016 issue of the JBCA is available now and has a new look! 

The issue includes:

  • "A Simple Stated Preference Tool for Estimating the Value of Travel Time in Rural Africa" by Joseph Cook, Peter Kimuyu, Annalise Blum, and Josephine Gatua

  • "Hedonic Vices: Fixing Inferences about Willingness-To- Pay in Recent House-Value Studies" by John Yinger and Nguyen-Hoang 

  • “The Private and Social Benefits of Double Majors” by Alison Del Rossi and Joni Hersch

August 25, 2016

The Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis (SBCA) is accepting abstracts and workshop proposals for participation in our 2017 annual conference on Improving the Theory and Practice of Benefit-Cost Analysis.

Call for Recommendations: Cost-Benefit Practitioners with Expertise in Haiti/Development

Copenhagen Consensus Center is currently seeking researchers or teams of researchers to conduct cost-benefit analyses across various sectors for the Haiti Priorise project.

August 16, 2016

The George Washington University Regulatory Studies Center and the European Union Delegation to the USA are hosting a Conference on US-EU International Regulatory Cooperation in Practice on Thursday, September 15, 2016, from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm at the EU Delegation to the US, 2175 K Street NW (entrance on 22nd St. NW), Washington, DC 20037.

July 5, 2016 

SBCA has an opportunity to arrange joint sessions at the Western Economic Association International (WEAI) conferences in Santiago, Chile (January 3-6, 2017).

Session information is due to WEAI no later than August 1, 2016. If you are interested in presenting a paper or organizing a panel, please contact Erika Dowd at