Sustainability: The Role of Natural, Human and Fiscal Resources
The contribution of innovation, education, trade, economics and the public sector
Friday October 18th to
Sunday October 20th 2013
(Last updated on October 19th)
The Economics Department at Memorial University of Newfoundland would like to invite potential contributors to submit titles and abstracts of proposed original research papers to be presented at the conference.
Click here for the Final Call for Papers
The deadline for submissions has been extended until September 25
You can register for the conference by following this link
Note that the deadline for early registration has also been extended until October 7
Founded in 1971, the Atlantic Canada Economics Association (ACEA) promotes the improvement and application of Economics in Atlantic Canada. The Association organizes at least one conference per year, publishes written material, and maintains relationships with other appropriate professional organizations.Economists in Atlantic Canada can participate in Association activities by becoming members and by being elected to the executive. The executive is composed of a president, a vice-president, a secretary-treasurer
Saturday Lunch Session
Paul Mills (Vice-President, Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency)
Abigail Payne (McMaster University)
"Using "Big" Data in Public Economics"
Stanley L. Winer (Carleton University)
"The Taxation of Inherited Wealth: Empirics and Policy Implications"
Special Invited Lecture
in honour of Peter Townley
Robin Boadway (Queens University)
"The Dutch disease in a federal context: Challenges for Canadian policy-makers"
Dean of Arts (Memorial University), Collaborative Applied Research in Economics (CARE), Atlantic Provinces economic Council (APEC), Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA), Chevron Canada, Husky Energy, Iron Ore Company of Canada (Rio Tinto), Nalcor, New Millennium Capital, and Vale NL
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