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Wisconsin Economics Association

Mission Statement

The Wisconsin Economics Association (WEA) is a non-profit organization whose purposes are the advancement of economic knowledge and the economics profession. In general, the WEA seeks to establish and maintain a strong network among Wisconsin economists as well as economists across the Midwest.The WEA hosts an annual conference for members to exchange ideas, present research and foster collaboration.The conference is typically scheduled in late October or early November.

The 2016 WEA Conference October 21 & 22
(Submission Deadline: Wednesday, September 28)

Click here for more information including how to submit a paper/presentation or session and to register/pay for the conference


The WEA is particularly interested in supporting:

• Undergraduate and graduate student research presentations
• Research into the teaching of economics at the college and university level
• Research examining topics of regional interest

Board Members:

President: Eric Jamelske, UW-Eau Claire,
Vice-President: Laura Wind-Norton, Nicolet College,
Treasurer: Matt Raunio, UW-Sheboygan,
Presentation Coordinator: Eric Jamelske, UW-Eau Claire,
Development Coordinator: Cory Wanek, Waukesha Technical College,
Website Development: Eric Jamelske, UW-Eau Claire,

Supporting Board Members:

Musa Ayar, UW-Baraboo/Sauk County,
Jason Davis, UW-Stevens Point,
Yunsun Huh, UW-Green Bay,
Thomas Kemp, UW-Eau Claire,
Sakib Mahmud, UW-Superior,
John Stoll, UW-Green Bay,
Andrew Weier, Saint Joseph's Hospital,
Matthew Winden, UW-Whitewater,

Student Board Members:

Elliot Charette, UW-Superior,
Greg Sikowski, UW-Eau Claire,
Helue Vazquez Valverde, UW-Eau Claire,