The Local Organising Committee would like to thank all those who participated for a terrific conference.
Those presenters who wish to have a copy of their papers and presentations uploaded onto the AARES/AgEcon Search websites should email a copy of their submissions to Annie Hurst at the AARES Central Office.
As president-elect of the Society, Alan suggested "Global, Local, Private, Public: Rethinking the Categories, Bridging the Gaps" for the theme of the 2014 Conference. Dr Nicholas Gruen provided a stimulating perspective on this theme at the Official Opening and Dr Simon Dietz lucidly addressed the economics of catastrophic climate risk in the Opening Plenary Session at the Conference.
The following prize winners were announced at the AARES 2014 Annual Conference Dinner in Port Macquarie: