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2014 Program

Click here for the complete PNREC 2014 program.

Click here for the 2014 program overview.

PNREC Partners

We would like to express our appreciation for the partners who provided financial support for PNREC in 2013 and in previous years:

Gold-level Partners: Northwest Power and Conservation Council


Silver-level Partners:

Consulate General of Canada - Seattle

ECONorthwest

NW Natural

Washington State Employees Credit Union

Support PNREC

Click here for partnership pledge support levels.

Click here for the partnership pledge form.

Past Conference Archives

Click here for the complete PNREC 2013 program.

Click here for an HTML overview of the PNREC 2013 program with links to many presentations.

Click here for the Seattle 2012 program.

Click here for a link to PNREC 2012 presentations.

Click here for the Victoria 2011 program.

Board of Directors

The PNREC Board of Directors is comprised of economists and regional analysts from the states of Washington, Oregon, Montana, Idaho, and the Canadian Provinces of British Columbia and Alberta. They represent a cross section of professionals from academia, business, government, and consulting organizations in both countries.

Dr. Patrick Barkey, PNREC President, Bureau of Business and Economic Research, University of Montana

Dr. William B. Beyers, PNREC Vice President and President-Elect, Department of Geography, University of Washington

Mr. Chris Lawless, PNREC Secretary, Chief Economist, BC Investment Management Corporation

Dr. Terry Morlan, PNREC Treasurer, Retired Manager, Economic Analysis, Northwest Power and Conservation Council

Mr. Scott Bailey, Washington Employment Security Department

Mr. Patrick Balducci, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Mr. Nick Beleiciks, State Employment Economist, Oregon Employment Department

Dr. C. Scott Benson, Department of Economics, Idaho State University

Mr. Nathaniel Clayville, Idaho Division of Financial Management

Dr. Roger Coupal, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Wyoming

Dr. Kelley Cullen, Economics Department, Eastern Washington University

Mr. Bob Fox, Fox Consulting, Edmonton

Ms. Carol Frketich, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

Dr. Hart Hodges, Center for Economic and Business Research, Western Washington University

Mr. Massoud Jourabchi, Northwest Power and Conservation Council

Dr. Riley Moore, School of Business, Saint Martins University

Dr. Tom Potiowsky, Chair, Department of Economics, Portland State University

Dr. Gary W. Smith, Director, Pacific Northwest Regional Economic Analysis Project, Central Washington University

Dr. Paul Storer, Economics Department, Western Washington University

Mr. Jim Sylvester, Bureau of Business and Economic Research, University of Montana


Board of Directors’ Materials (Board access only – password protected)