2018 Southern California Conference in Applied Microeconomics

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SoCCAM is a one-day conference held each year at the Claremont Colleges located in Claremont, California.  The conference is sponsored by the Lowe Institute of Political Economy at Claremont McKenna College.  SoCCAM 2018 will be held on Friday, March 23, 2018, in the Freeberg Forum in the Kravis Center at Claremont McKenna College. 

This year’s keynote talk will be given by Amitabh Chandra, Malcolm Wiener Professor of Social Policy at Harvard Kennedy School.  He will give a policy talk titled, “Innovation Dilemma: Access and Innovation in an age of Curative Therapies.”

The Lowe Institute of Political Economy is a research institute at Claremont McKenna College. Cameron Shelton, McMahon Family Associate Professor of Political Economy, directs the Institute.

SoCCAM 2018 Organizing Committee:

Serkan Ozbeklik (Chair) CMC
John Romley – USC
Wes Yin – UCLA
Emily Owens – UC Irvine
Monica Singhal –  UC Davis
Prashant Bharadwaj – UCSD