Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis

Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis The Society of Benefit-Cost Analysis works to promote and improve the theory and practice of benefit-cost analysis. The Society of Benefit-Cost Analysis is an international, multi-disciplinary association working to promote and improve the theory and practice of benefit-cost analysis.

Our members work in government, academia, nonprofits, and the private sector and address a wide range of policy issues.

Mission: The Society is dedicated to the advancement, exchange of ideas, and research related to benefit-cost analysis (BCA), cost-effectiveness analysis, risk-benefit analysis, applied welfare economic analysis, and damage assessment.

2020 SBCA Webinar Series continues our diverse set of sessions next Tuesday.  Panel Discussion: "Recent Developments in ...
08/06/2020
SBCA Webinars - Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis

2020 SBCA Webinar Series continues our diverse set of sessions next Tuesday. Panel Discussion: "Recent Developments in the Market for Vaping Products and the Implications for Benefit-Cost Analysis" For more details and to register today: http://ow.ly/JDYB50ASu6K

The Society for Benefit-Cost webinar series features new material and a few presentations originally scheduled for our March 2020 Annual Meeting. These presentations are free to Society members and (with limited exceptions) available to nonmembers for a fee. The list of past and future webinars is b...

6 days away. SBCA Webinar Series kicks off with "Surviving Judicial Review" Our presenters will discuss impact of recent...
07/29/2020
SBCA Webinars - Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis

6 days away. SBCA Webinar Series kicks off with "Surviving Judicial Review" Our presenters will discuss impact of recent court rulings on content and quality of economic analyses produced by federal administrative agencies. SBCA members Register FREE here: http://ow.ly/zQBQ50ALhgV

The Society for Benefit-Cost webinar series features new material and a few presentations originally scheduled for our March 2020 Annual Meeting. These presentations are free to Society members and (with limited exceptions) available to nonmembers for a fee. The list of past and future webinars is b...

Announcing SBCA Webinar Series! "Surviving Judicial Review" Aug. 4th. presented by Jen Baxter (@IEcConsults) @bdavisnoll...
07/23/2020
SBCA Webinars - Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis

Announcing SBCA Webinar Series! "Surviving Judicial Review" Aug. 4th. presented by Jen Baxter (@IEcConsults) @bdavisnoll (@nyulaw)
@ElligJerry (@regstudies) @SPEA_DeanGraham (IUONeillSchool). For more details and register: https://www.benefitcostanalysis.org/sbca_webinars.php

The Society for Benefit-Cost webinar series features new material and a few presentations originally scheduled for our March 2020 Annual Meeting. These presentations are free to Society members and (with limited exceptions) available to nonmembers for a fee. The list of past and future webinars is b...

Assessing Ways of Saving Lives During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A conversation with Kip Viscusi - 10:00am EDT June 30th The...
06/11/2020
Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis

Assessing Ways of Saving Lives During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A conversation with Kip Viscusi - 10:00am EDT June 30th
The policy debate over how best to respond to COVID-19 is an active topic. SBCA is hosting a FREE webinar to discuss exactly that. http://ow.ly/RkA750A5gTm

On Balance: We Need a Proper Analysis of the Economic Costs of Social Distancing and Other COVID-19 Containment Measures...
05/04/2020
On Balance: We Need a Proper Analysis of the Economic Costs of Social Distancing and Other COVID-19 Containment Measures | Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis

On Balance: We Need a Proper Analysis of the Economic Costs of Social Distancing and Other COVID-19 Containment Measures http://ow.ly/Qx6Q50zwFgM

Economic management in Australia has effectively been outsourced to health experts. Political and business leaders are deferring exclusively to public health advice about how to contain the COVID-19 virus with no serious public discussion of the economic costs.

Check out the latest SBCA blog! On Balance: Reflecting the State of the Science: Updating EPA’s Guidelines for Preparing...
04/20/2020
On Balance: Reflecting the State of the Science: Updating EPA’s Guidelines for Preparing Economic Analyses | Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis

Check out the latest SBCA blog! On Balance: Reflecting the State of the Science: Updating EPA’s Guidelines for Preparing Economic Analyses - http://ow.ly/H5vk50zjzt9

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has a long history of providing comprehensive guidance for conducting economic analyses, including benefit-cost analyses for environmental regulations. Much of that guidance is distilled in the EPA’s Guidelines for Preparing Economic Analyses, which w...

SBCA is dedicated to providing resources for Benefit-Cost Analyses to Inform COVID-19 PolicymakingClick here to visit ou...
04/10/2020
COVID-19 BCA | Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis

SBCA is dedicated to providing resources for Benefit-Cost Analyses to Inform COVID-19 Policymaking
Click here to visit our resource page: http://ow.ly/fr5Q50zbjPF #COVID19 #BCA

This resource page is intended to help analysts and decision makers keep up with the rapidly growing policy analysis literature about interventions to address the COVID-19 pandemic. Studies seem to be forthcoming at a rate that almost approaches the speed at which the virus is spreading. As a servic...

How does benefit-cost analysis integrate with COVID-19 decision making? #SBCA President Craig Thornton’s latest blog loo...
03/31/2020
On Balance: Benefit-Cost Analysts Step Forward to Inform COVID-19 Policymaking | Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis

How does benefit-cost analysis integrate with COVID-19 decision making? #SBCA President Craig Thornton’s latest blog looks at the possibilities and at related studies and content. Read here: http://ow.ly/DG6L50z1apW

Being in the SBCA is great because it connects me with so many very smart people who care about public policy and benefit-cost analysis. This value was illustrated by the rapid rate at which the SBCA network began to exchange ideas and estimates about the benefits and costs of interventions to addre...

03/10/2020

#SBCA2020 has been canceled due to the rising concern over the Coronavirus. SBCA has assembled a world-class program on benefit-cost analysis from both a content and presenter standpoint. We remain determined to make significant use of that content and expertise. Stay tuned.

#SBCA2020 is quickly approaching! Be sure to register today to take part in the biggest benefit-cost analysis Conference...
02/05/2020

#SBCA2020 is quickly approaching! Be sure to register today to take part in the biggest benefit-cost analysis Conference to date. For more information on the Conference and Workshops: http://ow.ly/MeZy50yehhB

Catch the latest OnBalance Blog "Monetizing Bowser" by Dave Weimer. "As dogs do not freely make tradeoffs between risks ...
02/04/2020

Catch the latest OnBalance Blog "Monetizing Bowser" by Dave Weimer. "As dogs do not freely make tradeoffs between risks and wages in labor markets, I suggested that finding a value of statistical dog life would likely require a contingent valuation study." http://ow.ly/McR150ydfKd

LAST CHANCE. Save $80 when you register today only for #SBCA2020 Annual Conference and Workshops. Join your colleagues i...
01/31/2020

LAST CHANCE. Save $80 when you register today only for #SBCA2020 Annual Conference and Workshops. Join your colleagues in what promises to be an opportunity worth experiencing. For more info: http://ow.ly/3myu50ya7FE

Join your peers! #SBCA2020 offers more value and opportunity than ever before. Be sure to register today as the Early Bi...
01/30/2020

Join your peers! #SBCA2020 offers more value and opportunity than ever before. Be sure to register today as the Early Bird Registration ends tomorrow! For more info on the Conference: http://ow.ly/Qoca50y9yjn

Interested in learning from and engaging with the leading experts in benefit-cost analysis? #SBCA2020 is the forum for y...
01/30/2020

Interested in learning from and engaging with the leading experts in benefit-cost analysis? #SBCA2020 is the forum for you. Join your peers at this dynamic, educational Conference. View the preliminary program here: http://ow.ly/p5Zq50y97d1

01/29/2020

Looking Backward Looking Inward Looking @ Birds. Talk of CBA justification of Clean Power Plan; retrospective cost analyses; econ vs. ethics & Sicilian birds includes Maria deSalva of @uni_ct, Caroina Arlota, @UofOklahomaLaw, Elizabeth Kopits, @EPA, Timothy Brennan, @UMBaltimore

01/29/2020

Don Kenkel of @Cornell to lead roundtable with Cornell’s Hua Wang, @WKipViscusi of @VanderbiltU, @mikepesko of @GeorgiaStateU & Foundation for a Smoke Free World’s Ayda Yurekli on BCA implications for vaping product market. #SBCA2020 #benefitcost

01/29/2020

Challenges in Public Decision Making. Discussion of water/oil economics in Midwest; public procurement law & transparency in agency benefit-cost analysis will include @GeorgeMasonU Caroline Cecot, @YaleLawSch Desiree Klinger & @NDSU_PVYB18 Joshua Erickson. @CarolineCecot

01/29/2020

EO 13771 Food Safety Regulation BCAs. Linda Abbott & Sandra Hoffman of @USDA lead panel discussing BCA involvement with amendment of egg product inspection; swine slaughter & cleaning rules & slaughtered carcass inspection timelines. #SBCA2020

Register for #SBCA2020 before the Jan 31 deadline to receive the Early Bird Registration rate! Visit our site to learn m...
01/28/2020

Register for #SBCA2020 before the Jan 31 deadline to receive the Early Bird Registration rate! Visit our site to learn more about the Conference and Workshops: http://ow.ly/nnB650y75vx

01/24/2020

Moving Applications. Discussion of BCA’s institutional dimension in transport; economics of aviation consumer protection & distance decay parameters will include Centre for Industrial Studies’ Matteo Pedralli, @USDOT Deborah Aiken & Ana Frutos, @imperialcollege #SBCA2020

01/24/2020

Valuing Greenhouse Gas Reductions. Discussion of Chinese Low Carbon Policy; the social cost of carbon & climate impact meta-analysis will include Bing Zhang, @njuniversity; Alexander Golub, @AmericanU & @nyulaw Peter Howard #SBCA2020

01/24/2020

Perspectives on Equity. Discussion of humane benefit-cost decisions; why decision processes matter & efficiently compensating losers to include Howard Shelanski of @GeorgetownLaw & @MathPolResearch alumnus & SBCA President Thornton #SBCA2020

01/24/2020

Food & Agriculture. Discussion of agriculture & nutrition intervention in Malawi & UK food business delivery regulatory control to include Aulo Gelli of @IFPRI. #SBCA2020

01/23/2020

Challenges & Successes in Federally Funded Health Policy Studies. Sue Hamman, @NIH leads panel discussion of economic assessment of work injury & illness; benefits of ambulance re-design & attribution in economic study of biomedical research @CDCgov

01/23/2020

Assessing Large Infrastructure Investment. Discussion of coastal resilience investment, port infrastructure, economics of physics on infrastructure & agglomeration calculation led by @WorldBank Tijen Arin, Chis Eshleman of @PANYNJ & Imperial College’s Daniel Graham @CSIL_DEv

01/23/2020

Fire, Pests & Biodiversity. Dallas Wood of @RTI_Intl, Paul Mwebaze of @ucdavis & Scott Cole of EnviroEconomics Sweden talk climate change impact on size & cost of wildfires, limiting spread of fire ants in the U.S. & public acceptance in trading resource loss for resource gain.

01/22/2020

Social-Welfare Function in Policy Analysis. Lisa Robinson, @HarvardChanSPH leads panel w/ @DukeU Law's Matt Adler & Harvard’s James Hammit & JP Sevilla that looks at valuing mortality risk reduction using social welfare & value of vaccination.

01/22/2020

Analyzing & Presenting Uncertainty in Benefit-Cost Analysis. Craig Thornton leads roundtable w/ @SusanEDudley of @GWtweets, Nancy Bergeron of Measurement Canada, David Long of Princeton Policy Associates, Clark Nardinelli of SBCA & Randall Lutter of @UVA

01/22/2020

Healthcare Costs. Medicare Part D’s impact on mortality; fall-injury charges in emergency rooms; using discharge data to estimate cost of illness & cost effect of hospital-physician integration. @bookgirl_kt @bookgirl_kt @marymountu @USDA @wesleyan_u

01/21/2020

Transportation, Social Welfare & Distributional Effects. Cost effectiveness & distributional impact in Morocco; economic efficiency of transport policy preferences; estimating wider North American economic benefits & transport route impact on welfare gains. @TSEinfo

01/21/2020

The Year in Review & Costs of Major 2019 Rules. SBCA’s Clark Nardinelli leads panel that looks at impact of new government rules & their significance for benefit-cost analysis. #SBCA2020 #benefitcostanalysis

01/20/2020

Social Program Evaluation. Sibabrata Das, @IMFNews, Hayley Rahl-Brigman, U of Minn, Mattew Baird, @RANDCorporation & Tamara Lee of VA look at Job Ladder Model of Education, PMTO-ADAPT Program, training for disadvantaged workers & telehealth services. #SBCA2020 @hayleyrahlbrig1

01/20/2020

Highway, Infrastructure Investment. Dainmon of @waseda_univ, Molyneaux of Millennium Challenge Corp & de Melo Filhio of EPL look at BCA in gender empowerment w/in rural road improvement, HDM-4 to reduce costs/add precision & Brazilian Transport Infrastructure. #SBCA2020

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