Upcoming Events

Call for Paper and Panel Proposals on Budgeting and Financial Management in Government, Due by April 10, 2015

The Association for Budgeting and Financial Management (ABFM) is accepting submissions for panel and paper proposals for the annual ABFM Conference, to be held October 1–3, 2015 in Washington, DC. ABFM encourages practitioners and academics to submit proposals on domestic, international, or comparative topics in public finance and budgeting. Proposals are due by April 10, 2015.


March 18, 2015: CBA Professional Development Workshops in Washington, DC

The Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis (SBCA) will offer four professional development workshops on March 18, 2015, prior to its 2015 Annual Conference and Meeting. The following workshops are organized by leading practitioners and scholars, and will take place at the Marvin Center at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C.

  1. Benefit-Cost Analysis in the States: Status, Results First, and Options to Increase Usage among Policymakers.


March 19-20, 2015: SBCA annual conference

The Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis (SBCA) has published a preliminary program for its seventh annual conference and meeting to be held on March 19 and 20 at the George Washington University Marvin Center in Washington, D.C.

The focus of this year’s conference is “Advancing the Policy Frontier.” The conference includes several panels at the intersection of economic analysis, criminal justice, and evidence-based decision making:

March 19

  • At 9 a.m., Stuart Shapiro, of Rutgers University, will chair the panel on social policy BCA, which includes two presentations on criminal justice.