|Dates||October 15-17, 2006|
|Venue||The Coast Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre 1316 33rd Street N.E. Calgary, Alberta, Canada|
The Canadian Agricultural Economics Society (CAES) and the Farm Level Policy ~ Agricultural Policy Research Network (FLP) www.farmlevel.re.ualberta.ca as well as the Canadian Agricultural Trade Policy Research Network (CATPRN) www.uoguelph.ca/~catprn are proud to announce the CAES-FLP-CATPRN Joint Workshop 2006: Crises in Agriculture and Resource Sectors: Analysis of Policy Responses The workshop will take place at the Coast Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre 1316 33rd Street N.E. Calgary, Alberta, October 15, 16 & 17, 2006. The Workshop will explore the policy responses to crises in agricultural and resource economies in an effort to better understand the impact that these policies have had and to improve policy formulation in the future. Some examples of the types of issues to be explored include: Mountain Pine Beetle; BSE; Avian Influenza; PVYn; Water Crisis (Walkerton); Foot and Mouth Disease; etc. The best papers submitted to the workshop will be invited to undergo a peer review process for inclusion in the CJAE 2007 Special Issue: Crises in Agriculture and Resource Sectors: Analysis of Policy Response to Crisis Situations. Invitation to peer review will occur after the workshop. CJAE page charges will apply (Can $65/page) to papers accepted into the special issue. Special Issue Editors: V. Adamowicz, K. Baylis, J. Unterschultz.