Registration fees below apply to everyone except volunteer paper presenters (see participation/registration fee information on Program Participation tab):
- US$185 for members (increases to $230 after May 15, 2019)
- US$265 for non-members (increases to $310 after May 15, 2019)
- US$95 for student members (increases to $140 after May 15, 2019)
- US$130 for student non-members (increases to $175 after May 15, 2019)
- US$50 for non-economist guests over 18 years of age
Discounts: WEAI Institutional Member affiliates are eligible for a 20% discount on registration fees. For the code to take the discount at checkout, see your designated representative or contact us at 1-714-965-8800 or [email protected].
Benefits: 1) Conference program and complimentary conference bag. 2) Admittance to all general and concurrent sessions; coffee breaks; and Welcome Reception. 3) Waiver of manuscript submission fees for current WEAI members submitting their conference paper to Economic Inquiry or Contemporary Economic Policy by December 31, 2019.
Policies: Program participants must register to remain on the conference program. Everyone over the age of 18 must register, including spouses and adult guests. Badges are required at all conference events, including sessions, coffee breaks, receptions, and special activities. Early registration closes on June 15, after which fees increase $45.
Welcome Reception | Friday, June 28, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Take time to relax, renew old acquaintances, and make new friends at the WEAI Welcome Reception. There will be a cash bar.
Presidential Luncheon and Annual Business Meeting | Sunday, June 30, 12:15 to 2:15 p.m.
Features an address by WEAI President Daniel McFadden, University of California, Berkeley.
Tickets are required and seating will be allotted on a first-come, first-served basis so reserve your ticket when you register to attend. Reservation deadline is June 1. Vegetarian meals are available upon request. Registered guests are welcome to attend the luncheon as well, provided a seat has been reserved ahead of time.
Sunset Dinner Cruise | Sunday, June 30, 7:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Embark on an exquisite dinner cruise aboard the San Francisco Spirit, a sleek luxury yacht with three decks to choose from and an expansive outdoor bow and sundeck. Enjoy front row views of the Golden Gate Bridge, Bay Bridge, Alcatraz Island and the iconic SF skyline. Great food, freshly prepared by talented chefs in the ship's professional galley -- dinner buffet entree choices include grilled salmon, chicken cacciatore, and Thai vegetable curry, plus salad, sides, and dessert. At registration, reserve your tickets for some fresh air and sunshine before a spectacular sunset shared with friends -- the perfect night!
General Ticket Information
Children (of all ages) must have a ticket for all special activities.
Luncheon ticket(s) and any special activity ticket(s), will be included in the registration packet you will receive on-site.
Space is limited for special activities.
Please purchase or reserve all special activity tickets by June 1.
Cancellations must be made in writing by June 1 to receive a refund. We are unable to give refunds for late cancellations.