2021 Annual Conference
The SBCA conference will be held online March 17-19 and March 22-24, 2021. Sessions will be spread throughout the day to facilitate participation across time zones. The program features an exciting mix of research presentations, roundtable discussions, and innovative sessions as well as opportunities for networking. View the full program here; instructions for chairs and speakers are available here.
Registered attendees: To access the conference sessions, CLICK HERE. Refer to your 'Tips Before You Click' email for your confirmation number.
We are pleased to announce a series of plenaries with leading experts on diverse topics. Examples include the following.
Sustainable Recovery from Covid-19
Moderator: Dale Whittington, University of North CarolinaDiscussant: Laura Taylor, Georgia Institute of Technology
Moderator: John Pepper, University of VirginiaDiscussants: Emma McIntosh, University of Glasgow; Robert Pindyck, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Systems Analysis, Cost-Effectiveness Analysis, Benefit-Cost Analysis, and Government Decisions
Benefit-Cost Analysis and U.S. Policy: The View from the White House
A conversation with Council of Economic Advisers members from the Obama and Bush administrations
Moderator: Ann Wolverton, U.S. Environmental Protection AgencyPanelists: Katharine G. Abraham, University of Maryland; Katherine Baicker, University of Chicago; Donald Marron, Urban Institute
|The Role of Cost-Benefit Analysis in World Bank and Inter-American Development Bank-funded Projects|
Moderator: Richard Damania, The World Bank
Integrating Economics and Epidemiology in the COVID-19 Context
Moderator: James K. Hammitt, Harvard University
Unifying Welfare Analysis with the Marginal Value of Public Funds
Nathaniel Hendren, Harvard University,
Moderator: Lisa A Robinson, Harvard University
To register, please click here.
SBCA members receive substantial discounts—join or renew now and save!
|Low-and middle-income country residents (based on World Bank Classification)||$50||$125|
|Full-time Students (including students enrolled at current SBCA Organizational Affiliates)||$25||$60|
The conference provides several opportunities to sponsor networking sessions or meet and greet sessions for your organization. Click here for more information.
SBCA is also hosting online professional development workshops throughout the year. Please visit our workshop page for more information.
SBCA 2021 Program Committee: Dale Whittington (Chair), Lisa A. Robinson (Vice-Chair), Dan Acland, Henrik Andersson, Glenn Blomquist, Susan Chilton, Joe Devlin, Tom Kniesner, Angela Lasher, Felipe Vasquez Lavin, Ching Leong, Steven Lize, Jack Molyneaux, Clark Nardinelli, Laura Taylor, Craig Thornton, Hua Wang, Ann Wolverton.