Welcome to the official web site for the
Association of Environmental and Resource Economists
2016 Summer Conference
The Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (AERE) will hold its Annual Summer Conference on Thursday, June 9, through Saturday, June 11, 2016 at the Beaver Run Resort and Conference Center (620 Village Road, Breckenridge, CO, 80424) located in scenic Breckenridge, Colorado.
Registration is now closed, but information about the conference can be found here!
6th World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists
June 25th-29th, 2018
The Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (AERE), the East Asian Association of Environmental and Resource Economics (EAAERE), and the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE), announce that the 6th World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists will be held in Gothenburg, Sweden, from June 25th to June 29th, 2018. The Congress will be organized by the University of Gothenburg, with Prof. Thomas Sterner chairing the Local Organizing Committee. The Programme Committee Co-Chairs will soon be announced.
New Website Coming Soon!
A brand new AERE Website is on its way! Please be patient if you run into any issues along the way, and look out for a welcome email from the brand new AERE site!
Questions? Contact AERE Membership Office- 407-774-7880.
First AERE Outstanding Dissertation Award
The AERE Luncheon and Business Meeting took place on January 4, 2016 during the ASSA meeting in San Francisco. AERE presented its first Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award to Dr. Kailin Kroetz for her 2014 dissertation: The Costs of Restrictions in Tradable Permit Programs. The dissertation abstract will be published in the Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (JAERE), vol. 3, no.1 (March 2016). Click here to nominate for the 2015 award.
For information on AERE’s two flagship journals—the Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resources Economists (JAERE) and Review of Environmental Economics and Policy (REEP)—click here.
Annual Awards and Honors
At the annual AERE Luncheon at the ASSA meeting in San Francisco, AERE presented its first Outstanding Dissertation Award to Dr. Kailin Kroetz.
At the 4th Annual AERE Summer Conference in San Diego, AERE announced several awards and honors. Catherine L. Kling and Don Fullerton were inducted as AERE Fellows, which recognizes outstanding contributions to the advancement of the profession of environmental and resource economics.
The 2014 Publication of Enduring Quality Award was given to John M. Hartwick for the 1977 paper "Intergenerational Equity and the Investing of Rents from Exhaustible Resources," American Economic Review, 67, 5 (1977): 972-974.
The Ralph C. d’Arge and Allen V. Kneese Award for Outstanding Publication in the Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (JAERE) for 2014 was awarded to “Regulating Greenhouse Gases from Coal Powered Plants under the Clean Air Act” by Joshua Linn, Erin Mastrangelo, and Dallas Burtraw (JAEREVolume 1 (1-2): pp. 97-134, 2014).