Current and recently-graduated students: planning to submit your research for the 32nd Annual Tiebout Prize? TODAY, October 15, is the last day for submissions! Upload your paper via our online system and be sure to check the “Tiebout Prize” box. Good luck!
The Summer 2017 WRSA Newsletter is here and it’s got everything you need to know about our February, 2018, Annual Meeting in Pasadena, California. Take a look inside for paper submission and meeting registration instructions, as well as hotel reservation and Pasadena travel details.
Along with preliminary meeting information, the Newsletter contains a full rundown on our 56th Annual Meeting this past February in Santa Fe, NM, including meeting highlights, awards, and a few photos.
For our 57th annual meeting we’re heading somewhere completely new: Pasadena, California, and the newly-renovated Hilton Pasadena. Our meeting dates are February 11-14, 2018, with opening plenary and reception scheduled for the afternoon of Sunday (Feb. 11), followed by three full days of sessions on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday (Feb. 12-14).
Our meeting hotel is the Pasadena Hilton, which is in easy walking distance of Old Town Pasadena’s restaurants, bars, and shopping. Our negotiated room rate is $199/night (plus taxes and fees) and will include internet. See the “Hotel Information” link to the left for room reservation instructions.
Full meeting information will be available in the upcoming Spring/Summer Newsletter (be sure to renew your membership in order to receive!) and on the website. Check back in the weeks to come! Some things never change, however: keep in mind our traditional October 15, 2017 deadline for submission of full papers!
Here is the final meeting program for our 56th Annual Meeting in Santa Fe. Naturally, some further changes will occur: see the registration desk in Santa Fe for late-breaking cancellations. Caveat lector!
The updated meeting program (current as of Feb. 5) for our Santa Fe conference is available here. Papers will be sent to session chairs and discussants based on this version!
The UPDATED (current as of Feb. 1) preliminary program for our upcoming conference in Santa Fe is now available here.
This means the time to register for the meeting and book your hotel room is NOW. Full details are available on the website!
Today, November 18, is the final day for submitting papers (draft format at this stage is fine) for our 56th annual meeting, to be held February 15-18, 2017 at the La Fonda on the Plaza in sublime Santa Fe, New Mexico. See Annual Meeting tab above for full details on submitting papers, registering for the meeting, and reserving your hotel room!
Hope to see you in Santa Fe!
Daoqin Tong, one of WRSA’s new Board members, received the 2016 Geoffrey J.D. Hewings Award in Minneapolis at the 63rd Annual North American Meetings of the RSAI. The Award “recognizes distinguished contributions to Regional Science research by scholars who have recently completed doctoral studies.”
Serge Rey, 55th President of the WRSA, was recognized as an RSAI Fellow at last week’s 63rd Annual North American Meetings of the RSAI (NARSC). Fellows of the RSAI are “distinguished scholars with a proven and recognized research record in the field of regional science during a considerable part of their scientific career…The RSAI fellowship is a world-wide sign of scientific recognition that is bestowed on a regional scientist with outstanding research credentials in his/her field.”
As in past years, we are extending the WRSA paper submission deadline for this year’s meeting, our 56th, in Santa Fe, New Mexico (February 15-18, 2017). The final deadline will be November 18, 2016.
Papers can be submitted using the “Login/Register” link to the left. Complete meeting information, including hotel reservation information, is available via the “Annual Meeting” tab above.