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Conferences and Seminars

Economics Conferences and Seminars

The following is a list of summer seminars that are available to undergraduate students who are seeking to learn more about capitalism.  Interested WKU students can apply directly through the program links below for admission and for scholarships. Additional scholarship money may be available from the WKU Economics Department.

Summer Seminars

Mises University

The 2018 Mises University will be held July 15-21 in Auburn, Alabama.  Scholarships are available for the weeklong study of Austrian Economics that include tuition, room, and board.  Application Deadline: May 1st.

Cato University College of Economics

The 2018 Summer Economics Seminar will be held at the Omni Parker House 60 School St. Boston, MA, October 25-27, 2018

Institute for Humane Studies

In 2018, Bryn Mawr College, Philadelphia, PA – June 23-29; Davidson College, NC, July 14-20 Application Deadline: March 31st

PERC (Property and Environment Research Center)

The 2018 Enhancing Environmental Quality through Property Rights and Markets program is offered in Bozeman, Montana from June 18-23.

The Fund for American Studies

Live, learn, and intern in Washington D.C.  Take two classes in comparative economic and political systems at Georgetown University while interning in Washington D.C.  June 2nd -July 27th.

Application Deadline: March 13th.


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