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. Anneliese Vance-Sherman, President, Washington State Employment Security Department
Mr. Nick Beleiciks, Vice President, Oregon Employment Department
Ms. Becky Knudson, Secretary, Oregon Department of Transportation
Dr. Terry Morlan, Treasurer, Northwest Power and Conservation Council (Retired)
Mr. Scott Bailey, Washington Employment Security Department
Mr. Patrick Balducci, Argonne National Laboratory
Dr. Patrick Barkey, University of Montana
Dr. C. Scott Benson, Department of Economics, Idaho State University
Dr. Andrew Cassey, School of Economic Sciences, Washington State University
Dr. Roger Coupal, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Wyoming
Dr. Hart Hodges, Center for Economic and Business Research, Western Washington University
Mr. Massoud Jourabchi, Northwest Power and Conservation Council
Mr. Chris Lawless, University of Victoria
Dr. Steve Lerch, Washington State Economic and Revenue Forecast Council, State of Washington
Mr. Mark McMullen, Office of Economic Analysis, State of Oregon
Dr. Tom Potiowsky, Department of Economics, Portland State University
Board of Directors’ Materials (Board access only)
Washington State University Vancouver is looking for a part-time faculty member who could teach ECON 101: Fundamentals of Microeconomics in Fall 2022 (Aug. 15-Dec. 20) on the Vancouver (WA) campus.
Required qualifications are having a master's or Ph.D. in economics. Please contact Yoshie Sano at Yoshie_sano@wsu.edu if you are interested.
Navigating COVID-19 and Climate Disruption
in the Pacific Northwest
May 23-25, 2022
The final program for the 2022 Pacific Northwest Regional Economic Conference has been posted. We look forward to seeing all our speakers in Hood River, OR May 23-25.
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Call for Abstracts
Please send your paper submissions to Nick Beleiciks at email@example.com by April 4, 2022.
Free webinar from the PNREC
ECONOMIC OUTLOOK: PACIFIC NORTHWEST STATES & PROVINCES
July 30, 2020 2:00pm – 3:00pm (PST)
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