Location:The University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY
Description: Co-hosted by the University of Kentucky and Marginal Revolution University for one of the first ever econ education conferences focused on the science of learning.
The speaker lineup includes some of the biggest names at the intersection of economics and the science of learning. This includes:
- Dr. Barbara Oakley, best-selling author of A Mind for Numbers and creator of the #1 most popular MOOC ever (yes, ever), Learning How to Learn.
- MIT Prof. Josh Angrist, who has made important contributions to labor econ and has revolutionized econometrics education. Josh teaches our brand new Mastering Econometrics video course.
- Penn State Prof. Bill Goffe, popular speaker on economics education and editor of AEA’s Resources for Economists on the Internet.
- Cost? Only $35 for free breakfast, lunch, and even a post-conference mixer at the local horse race track!