News and Working Papers

The Second Panel on Cost-Effectiveness in Health and Medicine is posting for public comment selected draft chapters for its updated book, Cost-Effectiveness in Health and Medicine.

Please read the draft chapters and provide any feedback. For information on the project and instructions about reading draft chapters and posting comments, click here:

September 14, 2015

The Summer 2015 issue of the JBCA is now available online. Articles include the following:

August 21, 2015

The Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis (SBCA) is now accepting abstracts and workshop proposals for participation in our 2016 annual conference on Improving the Theory and Practice of Benefit-Cost Analysis. The SBCA is an international group of practitioners, academics and others who are working to improve the theory and application of the tools of benefit cost analysis (BCA). We welcome submissions that support the use of such analysis to promote evidence based decision making.

June 17, 2015

Do you want to learn more about the Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis (JBCA) and its Editors' plans for the coming year?

Cambridge University Press, the new publishers of the JBCA, are featuring an interview with Editors Glenn Blomquist and Bill Hoyt on their blog. Read more here and explore the inaugural Cambridge Press issue for free through 2015.

June 15, 2015

The Eighth Annual SBCA Conference and Meeting will take place March 17-18, 2016, with pre-conference professional development workshops offered on Wednesday, March 16. The conference will be held at the George Washington University Marvin Center in Washington, DC. More information to follow soon.