National Economists Club

SPECIAL EVENT: "Economics of Czech Wine" by Orley Ashenfelter at the Czech Embassy

  • 22 Feb 2017
  • 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Embassy of the Czech Republic, 3900 Spring of Freedom St NW, Washington, DC 20008
  • 27


  • Members of SGE, NABE and certain other groups
  • This category of registration is for our larger institutional members only for registration. Regular members of NEC please use the MEMBER category to register.
  • Registrant is a current member of the NEC.
  • Current Students with ID at the door

Registration is closed

Due to member requests, we are now opening up this event to non-members at the unsubsidized rate of $30 per ticket AND extending the registration date through Friday, February 17th for members at the unsubsidized rate.

Orley Ashenfelter

Joseph Douglas Green 1895 Professor of Economics

Princeton University

"The Economics of Czech Wine"

*Wine, beer, and a light buffet will be provided after the talk.

Orley Ashenfelter’s areas of specialization include labor economics, econometrics, and law and economics. His current research includes the cross-country measurement of wage rates, and many other issues related to the economics of labor markets.

Prof. Ashenfelter has been the director of the Industrial Relations Section at Princeton University, director of the Office of Evaluation of the U.S. Department of Labor, a Guggenheim Fellow, and the Benjamin Meeker Visiting Professor at the University of Bristol. He is a recipient of the IZA Prize in Labor Economics, the Mincer Award for Lifetime Achievement of the Society of Labor Economists, and the Karel Englis Medal awarded by the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic. 

He is a Fellow of the Econometric Society, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the Society of Labor Economics, and a Corresponding Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. He edited the Handbook of Labor Economics, was editor of the American Economic Review, and the co-editor of the American Law and Economics Review. He is a past president of the American Economic Association, the American Law and Economic Association, and the Society of Labor Economists.  He is currently President of the American Association of Wine Economists and the editor of the Journal of Wine Economics.

Registration space is limited and successful registration is required to guarantee a ticket.  

This event will take place at the Embassy of the Czech Republic on Wednesday, February 22nd. 

Note:  Registration is open through Friday, 2-17-17.  

Credit Card payment is non refundable but you may substitute someone in your place for attendance.

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