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2012 CNEH Conference: Getting the Institutions Right: Property Rights and Long term Growth

Conference Date: Friday, 26 October 2012 - Sunday 28 October 2012

Location: The Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta

Theme: Getting the Institutions Right: Property Rights and Long term Growth

Keynote Speaker: Lee Alston, University of Colorado at Boulder

Mary MacKinnon Memorial Lecture: Latika Chaudhary, Scripps College

The conference programme is now available online.

Deadline for paper proposals: June 1, 2012

Accommodation Information

Accommodation is available at the Banff Centre at a reduced conference rate of $191.43 (+ taxes) / night. Our conference rate includes accommodation, wireless internet access, parking, use of the Sally Borden Fitness and Recreation facility, breakfast and lunch at the Vistas Dinning Room, continuous refreshment breaks, conference room fees, as well as all food and beverage service charges. All conference sessions will be held at the Banff Centre. Accommodation reservations can be made directly with the Banff Centre at the link that follows.

Click Here to Access the Banff Centre Accommodation Reservation

If you are experiencing problems with the link please copy and paste this link into your browser: https://register.banffcentre.ca/v1webcontrols/Availability.asp?WCI=Groups&WCE=GroupSelect&BookID=24374&GroupPassword=89

Off-Site Information

For any delegate who chooses to not stay at the Banff Centre, please note that there will be a daily charge of $73.50 to cover meal and conference charges. Please send a cheque ($73.50 x Number of Days in Attendance), payable to 'Queen's University' to: J.C. Herbert Emery, Department of Economics, The University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr. NW, Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4

Registration Information

Deadline for registration: August 1, 2012

A conference fee of $80.00 per delegate is required for the 2012 CNEH conference. Please fill out your personal information on the CNEH Web Form and then mail a cheque, payable to Queen's University, to: J.C. Herbert Emery, Department of Economics, The University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr. NW, Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4

Travel Information

  • The Banff Airport Shuttle (http://banffairporter.com/) leaves the Calgary International Airport every hour during regular business hours and every two hours on evenings and weekends. Please book early for service directly to the Banff Centre.
  • There are numerous car rental options at the Calgary International Airport (YYC Car Rentals). Rental rates around the time of the conference start at approximately $57 CAD per day.
  • Directions and information about other travel options are available on the Banff Centre web page (http://www.banffcentre.ca/conferences/visitor/).
If you have questions or problems with your travel arrangements please feel free to contact Herb Emery at the University of Calgary.

CNEH 2012 Conference Programme

The conference programme is also available as a PDF download.

 

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