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CU Environmental and Resource Economics Workshop


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17th Annual CU Environmental and
Resource Economics Workshop

September 4–5, 2015Lion Square LodgeVail, Colorado
Hosted by Nicholas Flores, CU Department of Economics


Conference Overview
The CU Environmental and Resource Economics Workshop provides researchers the opportunity to share their research results and/or ideas in a relaxed, workshop environment. Ample time will be allocated for discussion, allowing researchers to get feedback from other workshop participants. Work presented can range from proposed research to highly polished and complete projects. Graduate students are especially encouraged to participate. There is a $210 conference fee that can be paid onsite. To attend you must notify Nicholas Flores by email in advance.

Call for Papers
Deadline for submissions is July 25. Please email abstracts or papers to

For reservations call 970-476-2281. When reserving please refer to CU Environmental and Resource Economics Workshop. Tthe following are discounted room rates for the group attendees for September 4-6, 2015.

Unit Type Rates
Lodge Room $122.00
One Bedroom $143.00
One Bedroom + Loft $184.00
Two Bedroom $204.00
Two Bedroom + Loft $256.00
Three Bedroom $299.00

In addition to on-site units, there are numerous hotels in the Vail area. The town is small enough to walk from other hotels to the Lion Square Lodge. Additionally there is free bus service in Vail.

2015 Schedule

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