What is the Committee?
The Committee on Economic Education is a standing committee of the American Economic Association that has been in existence in one form or another since 1955. The mission of the Committee is to improve the quality of economics education at all levels: pre-college, college, adult, and general education. The Committee sponsors regular paper sessions and workshops at the annual Allied Social Science Association Meetings.
2014 National Conference on Teaching and Research in Economic Education (CTREE)
The Fourth Annual AEA Conference on Teaching and Research on Economic Education (CTREE) will be held May 28-30, 2014 at the Washington Marriott at Metro Center. The conference is hosted by the AEA Committee on Economic Education in cooperation with the Journal of Economic Education. Plenary talks will be given by
Alan Blinder (Princeton)
Kenneth G. Elzinga (UVA)
William Gale (Brookings Institution)
Cecilia Rouse (Princeton)
Early registration fee ends April 14. Deadline to register is May 6. No refunds after April 14.
Click here to make hotel reservations – Washington Marriott at Metro Center Conference rate is $209 per night plus tax. Current tax is 14.5%. Deadline to make your hotel reservation is May 6th. All reservations must be guaranteed by a credit card. Credit cards must be valid through June 2014. Make, modify, or cancel your reservation on-line until May 6th, 5pm eastern time. After May 6th contact the Washington Marriott at Metro Center direct for changes at 202-737-2200. Hotel cannot guarantee the conference rate after May 6th. Cancellations must be made by 7:00 p.m. day of arrival or you will be charged one night’s room and tax or if you are a no-show.
Notification of accepted or rejected submissions will be made no later than February 10.
Questions about the conference program should be directed to Gail Hoyt (firstname.lastname@example.org).