2017 SGE Annual Conference

The Society of Government Economists 2017 Annual Conference

Thursday, May 11, 2017, 8:30am-4:30pm

Janet Norwood Conference and Training Center

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

2 Massachusetts Ave, NE, Washington, DC

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Karen Dynan


The Society of Government Economists Annual Conference includes papers and sessions on topics that touch on or impact government programs or public policy at local, national and international levels, topics related to improvements in government surveys, data, and measures, and research on microeconomic and macroeconomic trends and issues that inform policy makers. SGE supports research and networking opportunities for government economists and those who are interested in public policy economics. Submissions were considered on a rolling basis between March 15 and April 7 by a subcommittee of the SGE Board of Directors. Notices of acceptance were sent to presenters by April 12. See the program, and see also the call for papers.