Graduate Workshops

Graduate Workshops

3rd Annual ASREC Graduate Student Workshop, March 22-24, 2018

Introduction to the Economics of Religion

A graduate student workshop – taught by leaders in the field and held in conjunction with the meetings of the Association for the Study of Religion, Economics, and Culture.

This workshop will introduce a select group of graduate students to the economics of religion through a combination of formal instruction, conference sessions, advice, interaction, and feedback. The instructional lectures will summarize key concepts and results. Participants will attend the ASREC conference, will cover recent research in the field. Faculty leaders will include Dr. Laurence Iannaccone and Dr. Jared Rubin (Chapman U.), Dr. Jean-Paul Carvalho, and Dr. Michael McBride (UC Irvine).

Applications should include a CV and a brief letter with your name, university affiliation, email, name of a faculty reference, and your reasons for applying. Chapman’s Institute for the Study of Religion, Economics, and Society (IRES) and the John Templeton Foundation will cover the cost of economy flights, hotel, meals, and conference registration. Send applications to by December 1st, 2017.

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