Ivey Business School, Western University, London, Ontario
September 29–October 1, 2017


Deadline for Submissions: July 5, 2017

Instructions for Abstract Submissions

The 27th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Resource and Environment Economics (CREE) Working Group will take place on the weekend of September 29 through October 1. For the first time, CREE is being hosted in London, Ontario at Western's Ivey Business School. The Program Committee is currently accepting extended abstract submissions on any area in resource and environmental economics.


Graduate students are eligible to receive one of several travel grants. These grants are competitive, so please indicate whether you would like to be considered for one at time of submission.

All authors will be notified of the final program by early August.

Other information:

Additional information will be posted on this web site as it becomes available.

Pre-Conference Workshop on Electricity Markets and Policy: Prior to the conference, on Friday, September 29, a one-day workshop focused on Canadian electricity markets and policy will be hosted by the Ivey Energy Management and Policy Centre. If you are interested in participating in this event, please send an email to Brandon Schaufele at bschaufele@ivey.uwo.ca.

Accommodations: A block of hotel rooms has been reserved at the Station Park Suites hotel. The Friday evening (September 29) reception will also occur at the Station Park. Plenty of restaurants and bars are within walking distance of the hotel if you arrive early. Shuttle service has been arranged to ferry participants to the School for sessions and to dinner on the Saturday evening. More information can be found here: http://www.stationparkhotel.com/.

Sunday Morning Run: As is tradition at CREE, attendees are invited to participate in a leisurely pre-session run on the Sunday morning. So bring your running shoes!

2017 Program Committee: The Program Committee for the 2017 Meetings is comprised of Professors Adam Fremeth, Janelle Mann, Nicholas Rivers and Brandon Schaufele.

Questions: If there are any questions, please email CREE2017@ivey.ca or bschaufele@ivey.uwo.ca.

Contact the organizing committee: cree2016@economics.ca