15th World Congress of Social Economics

To be Held at the Brock University
 St. Catharines, Canada
June 22-24, 2015

St. Catharines is 13 miles (21 km) from Niagara Falls, Canada.

Niagara Falls

The Summer School will be held on June 21-22.

Social economics, with its focus on social values, social interactions, and ethics, is particularly well suited to provide insightful analyses on the present state of economics as a discipline and on the state of the world economy.  The international financial crisis, the European sovereign debt crisis, and increasing inequalities throughout the world raise important social and ethical issues concerning the interactions of governments, financial institutions, individuals, communities, and the economics profession.  Social economics offers valuable alternative evaluations of economic activity that lead toward a more ethical and sustainable economy and a more relevant economics.

Registration fees:
 
US$225 for the conference
US$90 for the conference dinner at Peller Estates Winery 
 
Click here to Register.
 
Travel:
 
Both Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) and Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) will work for getting to Brock University; attendants can take Niagara Airbus from the airport to the campus or the hotel.

Accommodations:
 
The main hotel for the conference is the Four Points by Sheraton St. Catharines Niagara Suites. To register, use this link which is specific to our conference: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/events/start.action?id=1412015377&key=1C469A0E
 
A block of rooms have also been reserved in Vallee Residence from Sunday June 21 - Wednesday, June 24, 2015 for a rate of $69.50 + HST per night.  The rate includes parking and breakfast for each night.  The room block will be held until Monday, June 1, 2015.  The Vallee Residence offers single air-conditioned guestrooms.  Each room is furnished with 1 single bed, desk, dresser and wardrobe.  One 4-piece washroom is accessible from each of two adjoining single bedrooms.  To reserve a room, please conact Brock University Conference Services and request overnight accommodation for the Association for Social Economics Conference (Event ID: 3666).  The Overnight Accommodation Reservations email address is confdesk@brocku.ca.
 
Tourism links:
 
http://www.tourismstcatharines.ca/home
 
http://www.tourismniagara.com/