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Subject: Econ. Resources on the Internet [15 of 20]
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Resources for Economists on the Internet, Vol. 4, No. 2, September, 1999
Editor: Bill Goffe <Bill.Goffe@usm.edu>
Editorial Assistant: Elise Braden <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Part 15 of 20
This guide, sponsored by the American Economic Association, lists
more than 1,000 resources on the Internet of interest to academic and
practicing economists, and those interested in economics. Almost all
resources are also described.
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10.3.0 Societies and Associations
10.3.1 Econ. Departments, Institutes and Research Centers in the World
(EDIRC): Associations and Societies
This material, part of EDIRC, which lists more than 4,000 economics
departments and the like, is devoted to associations. At last count,
the number of associations was more than 200, so it is a fine place
to search for ones not listed here.
10.3.2 Academy of Economics and Finance
This site offers information on this association, formerly known as
the "Midsouth Academy of Economics and Finance." You can find a list
of the Executive Board, its history, publications, meetings, and
information on membership.
10.3.3 American Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA)
Besides links to material in this area, this site describes the
association. This includes its objectives, officers, and material on
its publications and membership. There is also information on
+ 10.3.4 American Committee on Asian Economic Studies (ACAES)
+ This committee offers a conference program that focuses on Asian
+ industrialization and its effect on economic relations between Asia
+ and the United States. However, this program differs from many
+ others by not only providing a comprehensive view of Asia-U.S.
+ relations, but also by providing a specific focus on economics and
+ economics policy issues and by covering a broad range of regimes
+ including Japan, Northeast Asian NIE, ASEAN countries, China, India,
+ South Asia, Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Island economies.
+ This site provides a list of the ACAES conference programs, ACAES
+ publications, corporate patrons, and a list of members.
+ # http://economics.rutgers.edu/home/dutta
10.3.5 American Economic Association (AEA)
At this site, the AEA offers information about itself, including its
officers, by-laws, minutes of executive committee meetings, audited
financial statements, and the address of its business office. There
are links to the Directory of members and the annual meeting.
+ 10.3.6 American Finance Association (AFA)
+ This non-profit, professional society has grown in membership to over
+ 8,000 since 1939. The association provides a forum for those
+ interested in finance to improve the understanding and the study of
+ financial problems and ideas, provide a periodical ("The Journal of
+ Finance") for the exchange of financial ideas, and to promote other
+ activities in the field of finance. This site provides announcements
+ and links to financial sites; information on the annual meeting,
+ membership benefits, subscriptions, the 1998 Presidential address,
+ and information on "The Journal of Finance."
+ # http://www.afajof.org/
10.3.7 American Law and Economics Association (ALEA)
Besides papers (they will remain until the authors withdraw them, or
until next year's meeting) and other information from their annual
meeting, this site lists members and has pointers to other on-line
law and economics resources.
10.3.8 American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association (AREUEA)
This organization offers its membership list, newsletter, and
information on applying for membership at this site. They have a link
to their journal Real Estate Economics.
10.3.9 Association for Cultural Economics International (ACEI)
This association is aptly described by its name. Its members range
from "academic scholars, government officials, foundation officials,
managers of arts and cultural organizations and artists, united in
their interest in furthering understanding of the economic aspects of
the arts and culture in their own countries and throughout the world.
" You can read about their conferences, background, and officers
+ 10.3.10 Association for Economic and Development Studies in Bangladesh
+ Though not updated since 1995, this web site provides some
+ information on the AEDSB, whose focus is researching economic
+ development in Bangladesh. There is a link to the Centre for Policy
+ Dialogue and a review of the economic development of Bangladesh.
+ # http://www.usi.edu/bets/quddus.htm
+ 10.3.11 Association for Evolutionary Economics (AFEE)
+ This international association of institutional economists works to
+ "develop cogent and relevant theories for formulating sound economic
+ policies." Besides extensive information on their journal, the
+ "Journal of Economic Issues," they describe the tenets of
+ institutionalism, a bit of its history, and how one can join the
+ # http://www.cba.unl.edu/additional/ecafee.html
+ 10.3.12 Association for Social Economics (ASE)
+ Established in 1941, this association aims to produce economic
+ policies that are "consistent with the integral values of the person
+ and a humane community." This site provides information on
+ membership, published journals (both "The Review of Social Economy"
+ and "The Forum for Social Economics"), annual meetings, research
+ grants, and other publications.
+ # http://www.socialeconomics.org/
+ 10.3.13 Association for the Study of the Cuban Economy (ASCE)
+ This association focuses on the Cuban economy in its transition to a
+ free-market democracy and the problems associated with this
+ transition. The site provides the proceedings of the annual meetings
+ of the ASCE.
+ # http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/cb/cuba/asce/
10.3.14 Association des Economistes Quebecois (ASDEQ)
"ASDEQ is the most important association of business economists in
Quebec and of those interested in economics. This website contains
all the needed information on its activities, its organization and
its mandate." (Simon Bergeron kindly provided this English summary.)
+ 10.3.15 Association of Christian Economists (ACE)
+ This organization, with over 300 members worldwide, focuses on the
+ relationship between economics and the Christian faith. This site
+ provides information on the ACE Bulletin, working papers,
+ professional gatherings, officers, membership, and a mailing list.
+ # http://www.gordon.edu/ace/
10.3.16 Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (AERE)
This organization offers a number of services at this site. It
includes a history of the organization, a version of their print
newsletter, a survey of grad programs in this field, a membership
directory, information on meetings and other items of interest in the
field, and information on the mailing list, AERE-L (most discussion,
however, has been moved to the Land and Resource Economics List.
10.3.17 Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society Inc
The principal aim of this society "is to encourage study, research,
discussion and extension in the discipline of agricultural and
resource economics in order to promote the efficient development of
agricultural and natural resources." You can read about their
activities, membership policies, how to contact the society, and
future meetings. They also list contacts for their branch activities,
information about their journals (Review of Marketing and
Agricultural Economics and Australian Journal of Agricultural
Economics), and future conferences of interest to those in
agricultural and resources economics. Finally, they offer a set links
for this area.
10.3.18 Business & Economics Society International
This site describes the aims of this society (among other things, to
"Facilitate communication between Practitioners and Business/
Economics Academicians as they pursue excellence in practice,
teaching and research") and its activities, such as conferences.
Membership information is available as well.
10.3.19 Business History Conference
This organization deals with the history of business. At their site
you can find information on their annual conference and membership
information. There is also information from "Business and Economic
History" (BEH), which is the proceedings from their annual
conference. This site is operated under EH.net rubric.
10.3.20 Canadian Economic History Server
At this site, you will find a membership list, notices on
conferences, grants, fellowships and jobs. It will soon expand into
datasets and bibliographies.
10.3.21 Canadian Economics Association (CEA)
This site offers a list of Canadian economics departments and
economists, a membership directory and application, the CEA
Newsletter, a list of officials, and links to Canadian resources
(including grants awarded to economists by the SSHRC). There is also
a link to the Canadian Journal of Economics.
10.3.22 Canadian Law and Economics Association
This site has information on the next conference, and where to write
to obtain a membership.
+ 10.3.23 Chinese Economists Society (CES)
+ This international association, formerly named "The Chinese Young
+ Economists Society," promotes economic reforms and an open-door
+ policy for China, encourages academic exchanges, and aids modern
+ economic education in China. The Society has over 500 members, most
+ of which are from mainland China. Of particular interest is the
+ number of members who return to China to play a role in the
+ continuation of modernization once their studies are complete. This
+ site provides information on past and future conference;
+ publications, bulletins, and newsletters (including English language
+ journal "The China Economic Review"); and a mailing list.
+ # http://china-ces.org/
10.3.24 Cliometric Society
This society focuses on quantitative economic history. Here they
offer abstracts of work of economic historians, many book reviews,
economic history databases, a searchable database of members (along
with the Economic History Association and the Economic History
Society), calendar of events in the field (conferences, calls for
papers, deadlines, and the like). They also offer syllabi from many
economic history courses, and information on mailing lists in the
field. In an innovative gesture, they offer "Ask a Professor," where
those interested in economic history can e-mail questions to economic
historians. This site is operated under EH.net rubric.
10.3.25 Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession
At this site for this committee of the American Economic Association,
you can read their newsletters, upcoming events, membership
information, and annual report. You can also find a list of board and
10.3.26 Eastern Economic Association (EEA)
This organization offers information about itself, including its
journal, the "Eastern Economic Journal," membership information, and
material about upcoming conferences.
10.3.27 Econometric Society
This site tells about the officers and councils (which cover various
regions of the world), material about Econometrica (including a
searchable table of contents, recently accepted papers, the editorial
board and instructions for authors), and information on meetings
(both past and future).
10.3.28 Economic History Association
Founded in 1940, this association's goals are "to encourage and
promote teaching, research, and publication on every phase of
economic history, broadly defined, and to encourage and assist in the
preservation and administration of the materials for research in
economic history." Located here you will find a directory of members
(along with the Cliometric Society, and the Economic History
Society), membership details, information on its journal, the
"Journal of Economic History," and details on its conference. This
site is operated under EH.net rubric.
10.3.29 Economic Science Association (ESA)
The ESA "is a professional organization whose members focus on
developing economics as an observational science. Research in the
area employs controlled experiments as a means of understanding
economic behavior." Currently, this site has information about the
organization's next meeting, a directory of members, and links to
other experimental sites on the net.
+ 10.3.30 Economists Allied for Arms Reduction (ECAAR)
+ This organization provides a forum "for intellectual exchange among
+ economists concerned with issues related to peace, conflict
+ resolution, international security, arms control, conversion,
+ military technology, and national military budgets." They contend
+ that the direct and indirect cost of war to human lives, as well as
+ our military-dependent economy will only fuel conflicts. This site
+ provides information on conferences, membership, members and
+ affiliates, annual reports, newsletters, and publications.
+ # http://www.ecaar.org
10.3.31 European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy (EAEPE)
This association, the second largest for economists in Europe (with
over 700 members), focuses on the development of realistic approaches
to socio-economic theory and economic policy problems. This site
provides membership information, conference dates, overviews, and
papers. It also includes current research topics, publications
information, competition and prize information, access to the
discussion list EAEPE.DIALOGUE, and information on submissions to the
10.3.32 European Association of Law and Economics (EALE)
This site has a description of the association, information on
conferences and publications of the association, and a membership
list. Perhaps the neatest feature is one can resister for the
association or update current membership information on-line.
10.3.33 European Historical Economic Society (EHES)
This relatively new society is "concerned with the advancement of
education in European Economic History through the study of European
economies and economic history." There are annual conferences and
summer schools, while members receive the "European Review of
Economic History." This site is operated under EH.net rubric.
10.3.34 European Economic Association (EEA)
At this site, you can learn about the basic aims of the Society, its
activities, governance, membership, and its journals, the "European
Economic Review" and "Economic Policy."
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10.3.35 Financial Management Association (FMA)
This sites describes this organization in detail: its goals and
mission, its publications, undergraduate programs, and its meetings.
You can also access their placement directory and even join the
10.3.36 Finnish Society for Economic Research
"The purpose of the Finnish Society for Economic Research is to
encourage economic research, debate and publishing in Finland. The
Society pursues its goal by the arrangement of annual and monthly
meetings, by publishing the Finnish Economic Papers and by
cooperating with other societies in Finland and abroad." At this site
you will find detailed information on the site: general information,
the executive committee, links to various economic sites on the net,
and details on how to contact the organization.
10.3.37 History of Economics Society
This society focuses on the history of our profession. The site
features a monthly guest editorial in the area, sites on the net for
those in this area (including programs in the field, people, allied
associations, and sources for specific themes and individuals), a
listing of seminars and workshops, electronic texts by famous
economists (Smith, Ricardo, Marx, Marshall, Keynes, etc.), links to
working papers, syllabi, and other sites of interest. In all, the
site covers a very wide range of resources.
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+ 10.3.38 International Association for Energy Economics (IAEE)
+ This worldwide organization is for those professionals who have an
+ interest in energy economics. On this site, there is information on
+ upcoming conferences, members, IAEE activities, and events. Also
+ available are current newsletters and an application for membership.
+ # http://www.iaee.org/
10.3.39 International Association for Feminist Economics (IAFFE)
This organization, devoted to all aspects of feminist economics,
offers a number of activities, of which you can read about here. You
can also find membership information (including a membership form), a
statement of purpose for the organization, contacts for the
organization, very detailed information on their conferences, and
information on their journal, "Feminist Economics." For those
interested in using videos in the classroom they offer a very
extensive list of possibilities.
+ 10.3.40 International Atlantic Economic Society (IAES)
+ This society, open to all economists worldwide, focuses on global
+ economics and the advancement of future generations of economists. On
+ this site, one will find information on the IAES publications (both
+ "The Atlantic Economic Journal" and "International Advances in
+ Economics Research"). Also on this site is information on upcoming
+ conferences, a membership application, member services and benefits,
+ and officers and staff.
+ # http://www.iaes.org/
10.3.41 International Economics and Philosophy Society
This international society, founded in 1994, is devoted to the
intersection of economics and philosophy. At this site you can read
about the society. This includes membership information and the focus
of the society.
+ 10.3.42 International Economic and Finance Society (IEFS)
+ This society, with a membership of over 600, specializes in
+ international trade and finance. A copy of the by-laws and a list of
+ officers can be found on this site; it also includes information on
+ the upcoming annual meeting.
+ # http://economics.sbs.ohio-state.edu/iefs/
10.3.43 International Health Economics Association (iHEA)
This site offers information about the organization, the 1996 iHEA
Conference Proceedings and information on up-coming conferences, and
an on-line membership application form. Databases include the
Worldwide Directory of Health Economists and the up-coming On-Line
Conference Directory, sponsored by the Commonwealth Fund.
Publications include "iHEA News: The Electronic Newsletter"; "HEAL:
The Print Newsletter;" "Health Economics"; "Journal of Health
Economics;" and "The Electronic Health Economics Letters" (eHEL),
which publishes short, peer-reviewed, papers focusing on many topics
in health economics.
10.3.44 International Indian Economic Association (IIEA)
This is a non-partisan association of economists of Indian origin,
which offers economic research focusing on the improvement of the
economic conditions in India. This site provides many of the
objectives of the Association, including the Archival Project,
publications (specifically a policy-oriented, refereed economic
journal set to be released in Spring 2000), career development,
education and outreach, and conferences.
+ 10.3.45 International Institute of Fisheries Economics & Trade (IIFET)
+ This international institute focuses on many aspects of marine
+ resource issues, including "fisheries economics, marine resource
+ economics, fisheries management, seafood markets throughout the
+ world, aquaculture development and economics, and fisheries
+ development." This site provides information on membership,
+ conferences, and publications of conference proceedings and research
+ # http://osu.orst.edu/Dept/IIFET/
10.3.46 International Society for Ecological Economics (ISEE)
This organization "actively encourages the integration of the study
of "nature's household" (ecology) and "humankind's household"
(economy)..." This site offers a discussion of ecological economics,
a list of the board of directors and the officers. There is also a
membership application form.
+ 10.3.47 International Society for Intercommunication of New Ideas
+ This international society examines ways to provide policies to
+ address "current economic problems such as economic and financial
+ globalization, economic development, sustainable growth, sovereign
+ debt, adjustment and structural change, monetary policies, poverty,
+ and economic systems in transition." This site provides information
+ on the ISINI publications, including the "International Journal of
+ New Ideas" and the ISINI newsletter; as well as regional and
+ international meetings; and officers. An application for membership
+ is also available.
+ # http://serpiente.dgsca.unam.mx/siini/
+ 10.3.48 International Society for New Institutional Economics (ISNIE)
+ This society provides an empirical emphasis on the worldwide work of
+ scholars focusing on new institutional economics by bringing together
+ those "who are working on transaction costs, contracting, political
+ rules of the game, the rule of law, norms and culture, and so on, and
+ who pursue these interests using standard scientific methods." This
+ site has an invitation and information for membership, a directory of
+ members, a reading list, a link to the European website, and
+ information on past and future conferences.
+ # http://www.isnie.org/
+ 10.3.49 International Trade and Finance Association (IT&FA)
+ This association focuses on the study and research of international
+ trade, investment and finance issues. This site contains information
+ (though not updated since 1996) on membership, conferences, and
+ officers. Also available is information on the IT&FA publication,
+ "The International Trade Journal."
+ # http://www.tamiu.edu/itfa/
10.3.50 International Ukrainian Economic Association
This page describes the goals of this association, its activities,
its journal, and whom to contact for more information.
10.3.51 International Society of Dynamic Games (ISDG)
As described by its name, this society studies and promotes research
into dynamic games. You can read about their journal, "Annals of
Dynamic Games," information about the society and membership in it,
and their electronic news letter. For the last two, send e-mail to
+ 10.3.52 Korea-American Economic Association (KAEA)
+ This organization provides a forum for the communication among Korean
+ economists in North America, focusing specifically on the "economic
+ relations between North America and Korea and among the Pacific Rim
+ nations." This site contains a directory of members, recent
+ newsletters, conference and membership information, KAEA publications
+ information, and links to useful sites.
+ # http://econ.tamu.edu/kaea/
+ 10.3.53 Latin American Economic Association (LAEA)
+ This organization of over 400 members explores the economies of Latin
+ America and the Caribbean. Information on membership, conferences,
+ and seminars and workshops is available, as well as a directory of
+ # http://www.lacea.org
+ 10.3.54 Middle East Economic Association (MEEA)
+ The MEEA is dedicated to the study of economics in the Middle East.
+ This site contains information about the annual meetings and the
+ officers, as well as access to the online journal "Topics in Middle
+ Eastern and North African Economies."
+ # http://www.luc.edu/depts/economics/meea.htm
10.3.55 National Association of Business Economists (NABE)
This organization of business economists offers a variety of material
for those interested in this field. It includes information about the
organization, careers for business economists, conferences of the
organization, information about local chapters, membership and their
publications, top Internet sites, and a policy survey which describes
members' views on a number of current policy issues. They also offer
some economic trivia (in a question and answer format), and a special
area for members. This includes information on jobs in the field, the
NABE Industry Survey, and the NABE Outlook.
10.3.56 National Association of Economic Educators (NAEE)
This association's mission is obvious from their title. At their
site, you can read about the organization (including their bylaws,
officers, even minutes of meetings, etc.), information on their
September 1996 conference in Hawaii, and the Economics America
Directory (i.e. the State Councils on Economic Education).
10.3.57 National Association of Forensic Economics (NAFE)
With a membership of over 800 economists, attorneys, vocational
experts, and accountants, this non-profit Association focuses its
research on forensic economics, and is of particular interest to
those involved in personal injury, wrongful death, antitrust, and
commercial litigation; as well as business valuation and employment
discrimination. The site provides information about the Association,
its members, membership, and publications. Two journals are
published by the Association: "Journal of Forensic Economics" and
"Litigation Economics Digest." Subscription and other general
information about these journals is available on this site. The NAFE
Newsletter is available online.
+ 10.3.58 National Council on Economic Education (NCEE)
+ This organization has a mission "to help all students develop
+ economic ways of thinking and problem solving that they can use in
+ their lives as consumers, savers, members of the workforce,
+ responsible citizens, and effective participants in the global
+ economy." The NCEE sponsors EconomicsAmerica which provides
+ resources and professional development for teachers and assists in
+ the development of economic curricula standards for American schools.
+ Annual conference information, a catalog of publications, and the
+ Campaign for Economic Literacy are available at this site.
+ EconomicsInternational, another available program, provides "economic
+ education for democratic transformation" in emerging market
+ # http://www.nationalcouncil.org/
10.3.59 National Economic Association
This organization is "dedicated to increasing the number of black
economists and improving opportunities for career growth." Here you
will find information on important events (such as the annual meeting
and other conferences), and employment and fellowship opportunities.
10.3.60 National Economists Club
This organization, located in Washington DC, "is a nonpartisan,
non-profit, tax-exempt educational organization founded to promote
meaningful discussion and exchange of views on a wide range of issues
in economics, finance, and public policy." There are some 700
members, and one of their major activities is holding luncheons with
speakers on various economic topics. They also offer written
summaries from these luncheons, speakers for embassies, and
networking opportunities for its members.
+ 10.3.61 National Tax Association
+ This organization, founded in 1907, "is the leading association of
+ tax professionals dedicated to advancing understanding of the theory
+ and practice of public finance." The association focuses on the
+ debate of public finance issues, theory testing and research. The
+ site provides information on membership to the NTA, the index to the
+ National Tax Journal from 1948-98, plus a host of links to other
+ tax-related websites.
+ # http://ntanet.org/
+ 10.3.62 Omicron Delta Epsilon (ODE)
+ This large academic honor society for students, with 566 chapters
+ worldwide, focuses on the recognition of high achievements in
+ economics, as well as the fostering of relationships between students
+ and faculty and among universities. This site is divided into
+ visitor, student, and faculty sections. You can get information on
+ the history of ODE, eligibility requirements, benefits of membership,
+ an application, chapter listings and requirements for starting a new
+ chapter, officers, events, conferences, and newsletter information
+ from various chapters.
+ # http://www.cba.ua.edu/~ode/
+ 10.3.63 Peace Science Society (International) (PSSI)
+ With an emphasis on the "development of peace analysis and conflict
+ management," this society uses the works of both the social and
+ natural sciences. Membership and conference information is available
+ here, as well as abstracts to the Society's journal, "Conflict
+ Management and Peace Science." The "Journal of Conflict Resolution"
+ is also published under the auspices of PSSI. The PSSI distributes
+ selected data sets which may be of use to researchers. Currently
+ available data sets are: Interstate System Membership, 1816-1997;
+ Militarized Interstate Dispute; Territorial Changes Data, 1816-1996;
+ and International Trade Data.
+ # http://pss.la.psu.edu/
10.3.64 Productivity Analysis Research Network (PARN)
This organization is composed of researchers doing work in the area
of productivity analysis. This site contains information on the
organization, a membership list, a newsletter, and links to related
10.3.65 Progressive Economics Forum (PEF)
This organization seeks to promote a more progressive perspective of
Canadian economics in response to the present conservative,
free-market perspective. This site provides information about the
organization and its steering committee, conference participation,
membership, and the PEF Newsletter.
10.3.66 Public Choice Society
This society describes itself as follows: "Its goal is to facilitate
the exchange of work, and ideas, at the intersection between
economics, political science, and sociology. It started when scholars
from all three of these groups became interested in the application
of essentially economic methods to problems normally dealt with by
political theorists." At this site you can read about the journal
they are loosely associate with, "Public Choice," their annual
meeting, and their current and past presidents.
10.3.67 Royal Economic Society
This British society is one of the oldest economic societies in the
world. Here, they offer information about membership, their journals,
the "Economic Journal" (which includes an index to it) and the
"Econometric Journal," their annual conference, grants and
fellowships, UK-JOE (jobs for economists in the U.K.) and information
about the society.
10.3.68 Regional Science Association (RSA)
This organization maintains a gopher with information on its
different sections from different parts of the world. This
information include membership directories, information on
conferences, and links to affiliated organizations.
10.3.69 Societa Italiana degli Storici dell'Economia
This site offers a broad range of resources and information on
history and economics. It is organized into the following categories:
societies and associations, universities and institutes, museums,
publishers, journals, hypertext papers, collections of papers,
sources and data archives, software archives, reviews of resources,
on-line searches, and "various."
Sites are available in both the U.S. and Italy.
10.3.70 Society for the Advancement of Behavioral Economics (SABE)
This Society encourages the use of the social sciences (psychology,
sociology, history, political science, biology, and others) as a
basis for economic analysis. The SABE Newsletter is available
on-line, and plans are being made to include past newsletters on the
web site. The site also provides information on the history of SABE,
upcoming conferences and sessions, members, and membership.
10.3.71 Society for Computational Economics (SCE)
This site lists information on conferences (past and future),
information on the Society's two journals, material on teaching this
subject, resources in the area, and information for members,
information about a graduate student paper contest (prizes of
$1,000), and a list of members.
10.3.72 Society for Economic Dynamics
This site contains subscription and dues information for the Society
(formerly the Society for Economic Dynamics and Control), a letter
from the Society's president, and a call for papers for the 1999
Annual Meeting. The site also links to the Society's official
journal, "Review of Economic Dynamics."
10.3.73 Society for Nonlinear Dynamics and Econometrics (SNDE)
This new organization describes many of its activities on this site.
It includes a demo of their new electronic journal, offered through
MIT (described here in the section titled "ON-LINE JOURNALS"),
information on their advisory board, organizing committee, goals of
the society, mailing list (Economic Nonlinear Dynamics List), and
interesting Internet resources in this field.
10.3.74 Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics: UK Chapter
This relatively new society looks at economics as part of a larger
social system. In effect, economics should not be studied in
isolation. This site has a directory of members, information on the
society, and contacts for those interested in further information.
10.3.75 Society for the Development of Austrian Economics (SDAE)
The Society for the Development of Austrian Economics seeks to
advance the ideas of Menger, Mises, and Hayek, as well as other
economists of the Austrian school through development from within and
examination of other related approaches to economics. The site
provides information about the Society, conferences, and job
openings. Full-text working papers are available online, as is
information about the Society's journal "The Review of Austrian
+ 10.3.76 Society of Government Economists (SGE)
+ This non-profit society is open to professionals who share an
+ interest in applying economic analysis to public policy issues. This
+ website provides information about the SGE, newsletter highlights,
+ past and present conferences, and other events (including monthly
+ luncheons in Washington). A membership application and update and
+ renewal forms for current members can be found here.
+ # http://sge-econ.org/
10.3.77 Southwestern Social Science Association
This organization is perhaps the oldest regional association. Here
you can find information on its annual conference, its subsets
(including economics), its officers, membership information, its
constitution, and committee, and information on "Social Science
Quarterly," the journal of the association.
10.3.78 Southwestern Society of Economists
This society draws many of it members from the southwestern part of
the U.S. Here you can find information on their officers, the annual
meeting, and the membership directory.
10.3.79 Southern Appalachian Committee on Resource and Environmental
Their server lists the members and officers of this organization,
activities, and links to related servers.
10.3.80 Southern Economic Association (SEA)
At this site, you can read about basic information on the Association
and material on the Southern Economic Journal. You can even fill out
an on-line application to the SEA.
+ 10.3.81 Union for Radical Political Economics (URPE)
+ "URPE presents a continuing critique of the capitalist system and all
+ forms of exploitation and oppression while helping to construct a
+ progressive social policy and create socialist alternatives." This
+ site provides information on publications, including "The Review of
+ Radical Political Economics" and the URPE newsletter, as well as
+ upcoming conferences.
+ # http://www.urpe.org/
10.3.82 The Vietnamese Economics Network (VECON)
This organization is open to any person who expresses a "real"
interest in research on the economics of Vietnam. It includes an
online subscription form; a list of references on Vietnamese
economics; VECON terminology lists of economic terms, names, and
acronyms; fellowship and grant information; job openings; conference
listings; and a student corner are available.
10.3.83 Western Economic Association International (WEA)
This site offers information on their conferences, membership, and