14th International Conference | January 11-14, 2018

Newcastle Business School, University of Newcastle, Australia


Keynote Addresses include...

  • Daniel McFadden, University of California, Berkeley, recipient of the 2000 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, and WEAI 2017-18 President-Elect
  • Orley Ashenfelter, Princeton University, and WEAI 2017-18 President
  • David Card, University of California, Berkeley, recipient of the 1995 John Bates Clark Medal, and WEAI Past President
  • Geoffrey Harcourt, University of New South Wales, Australia (participants dinner speaker)

Volunteer abstract submission deadline extended by popular demand to August 31!

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92nd Annual Conference | June 25-29, 2017

Marriott Marquis & Marina | San Diego, California


Thank you to the over 1,300 registrants and program participants who attended the 2017 Annual Conference in San Diego. The final program is available for download, if you would like to review the over 350 sessions and over 1200 papers that were presented! 

Program highlights included Presidential Address by Nobel Laureate Peter Diamond, MIT, "The Future of Social Security", and Keynote Address by Janet M. Currie, Princeton University, "Inequality in Mortality Over the Lifecourse: Why Things Are Not as Bad as You Think".


Attention San Diego Paper Presenters!

The deadline to submit your conference paper for free to EI or CEP is December 31. WEAI members receive complimentary journal submission on papers presented at WEAI conferences if submitted within six months. Non-members are welcome to join at the time of submission to take advantage of this offer.

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Welcome to WEAI's Newest Institutional Members!


  • California State University, Dominguez Hills
  • Cornell University


  • University of Oregon, Eugene


  • Boston College
  • Center of Public Policy, Universidad del Desarrollo
  • De La Salle University
  • Institute of Economics, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile
  • Latin American Center for Economic and Social Policy, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile
  • Northwestern University
  • Sonoma State University
  • University of California, Davis
  • Washington State University Pullman

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