AERUS 2018

11th Annual Midwest Graduate Student Summit

West Virginia University, Morgantown WV

April 7-8,2018

West Virginia University will host the 11th annual Midwest Graduate Student Summit on Applied Economics, Regional, and Urban Studies (AERUS) on April 7-8, 2018.

The summit is designed to initiate intellectual dialogue on wide array of research areas and spur future research collaborations among participating young scholars. Work at any stage will be accepted, including completed research, research in progress, and research idea/proposal.

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  • January 23: Registration is now available! Check out the Call and Registration page for more details.
  • March 07: Program Overview is now available!
  • March 19: Program Details is now available!

Keynote Speakers

Tessa Conroy

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Adam Storeygard

Tufts University