Archive for June, 2010

Call for Papers — 2010 Conferences

Sunday, June 27th, 2010

Conference registration is now open! Please go to to register.

SGE call for papers for our fall conference, to be held November 15-16, 2010 at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. The deadline for applying to present a paper or to organize a session is September 15.

Upcoming elections — call for candidates

Sunday, June 27th, 2010

EXTENDED: applications are due Friday, July 9.

The Society of Government Economists is pleased to announce a call for candidates to the Board of Directors. You may choose to run for a specific leadership position or an at-large Board spot.

Updated Bylaws

Friday, June 25th, 2010

The Board of the Society of Government Economists recently voted to update the bylaws.

Please review the new bylaws below. You may download a copy at: 2010-2011 Bylaws.doc

7/15 Lunch: Norton Francis of the Office of the Chief Financial Officer of the District of Columbia

Friday, June 18th, 2010

The District through the Recession
A look at some District economic indicators over the period of the recession.
Download the presentation: The District through the Recession

SGE invitation: Consumer Expenditure Survey Microdata Users’ Workshop

Saturday, June 12th, 2010

Registration is Now Open for the 2010 Consumer Expenditure Survey (CE) Microdata Users’ Workshop!

Join fellow CE microdata users at this year’s 3-day workshop for a series of informative & practical sessions geared to all levels of expertise.

The Workshop is free to all participants.