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Summer Issue of Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis Available Now

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

Call for Submissions - 2017 Conference and Workshops

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

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.

Save the Date: Conference on US-EU International Regulatory Cooperation in Practice

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.

Western Economic Association International (WEAI) submissions due August 1

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 sbcainfo@uw.edu.

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