2018 Conference Agenda and Abstracts

Please find below the preliminary agenda and abstracts for the 2018 Annual Conference and Meeting: Improving the Theory and Practice of Benefit-Cost Analysis. 

Detailed program schedule:  2018 Final Program Book

Full set of abstracts:  2018 Conference Abstracts

Wednesday, March 14

  • 8:00 – 9:00       Registration for full day and morning workshops
  • 9:00 – 12:30     Professional Development Workshops; AM Session
    • Retrospective Benefit-Cost Analysis
    • A Voice Crying in the Wilderness? Techniques for Promoting the Use of Evidence and BCA Results to Policymakers
  • 12:30 – 1:30     Lunch (provided for those registered for morning and afternoon sessions)
  • 1:00 – 1:30       Afternoon workshop registration
  • 1:30 – 5:00       Professional Development Workshops; PM Session
    • Valuing Changes in Health and Longevity in Benefit-Cost Analysis
  • 5:00 – 6:30       Opening Reception (registered workshop and conference participants, sponsored by  ExxonMobil)

Thursday, March 15

Friday, March 16