Conference of Macroeconomists from Liberal Arts Colleges

Welcome to the web site for the conference of macroeconomists from liberal arts colleges. The conference brings together researchers from liberal arts colleges with interests in macroeconomics and finance.

The 2023 conference will be held August 10-11 at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina. The preliminary program is here. Please register for the conference using this link (if it is not working, please try a different browser). Questions? Please contact Jason Jones.

If you are interested in joining the group, please email Dean Croushore at

Last year, we began organizing interest sub-groups for Liberal Arts Macroeconomists. If you have not yet joined a group and are interested in joining one of the groups, please contact the leader, who is listed below. There may be additional groups forming.

Group Leader Leader email address
Business Cycles Ethan Struby
Finance Abigail Hornstein
Growth Manisha Goel
International Macro Mishita Mehra

Menna Bizuneh Fikru

Labor / Household Rob Lester
Monetary Policy Dean Croushore
Theory / Applied Theory Erin Cottle Hunt



Past Conferences

You can send a question about the groups or the conference to this email address: