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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.

The Sixth Annual AEA Conference on Teaching and Research in Economic Education (CTREE)

will be held June 1-3, 2016

at the JW Marriott Atlanta Buckhead

The conference is hosted by the
AEA Committee on Economic Education
in cooperation with
the Journal of Economic Education
the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.

Plenary talks will be given by:

James Cox (Georgia State & ExCEN): “Experiments in the Economics Classroom”
Glenn Hubbard (Columbia): Topic TPD
Thomas J. Nechyba (Duke & EcoTeach Center): “Undergraduate Research: Moving

With dinner/plenary speaker at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
(limited to the first 110 to register)

Conference registration will open February 16. You will be able to access registration from this web page. The registration fee for the conference will be $125 (for AEA members by April 14). Those submitting papers will be notified soon regarding the status of their submissions. A preliminary program will be available by the end of the month.




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