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The International Society Of Forest Resource Economics, (formally SOFEW), is an organization that brings together representatives of industry, consulting, academia, and federal and state agencies to discuss current issues in the economics of forestry, timber markets, timberland investments, and forest products trade.

An annual meeting is held in the Spring with presentations on financial aspects of timber management and utilization, timber supply and demand, international trade, forest policy, law and many other current issues involved in the business of forestry. An electronic newsletter is distributed to keep members up-to-date on the activities of others within the organization.

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2022 Meeting of the International Society of Forest Resource Economics |  May 23- 25, 2022, Traverse City, Michigan

The 2022 ISFRE annual meeting will be in-person in Traverse City, Michigan, on May 23-25, 2022. The abstract submission and registration are open now. The information on the 2022 ISFRE meeting can be found at https://www.canr.msu.edu/isfre_meeting/home.

The deadline for abstract submission is March 31, 2022. Submit your abstract at https://www.canr.msu.edu/isfre_meeting/abstract-submission.

Registration is now open for the 2022 ISFRE meeting. Please register (https://www.canr.msu.edu/isfre_meeting/about-isfre) and book your hotel (https://www.canr.msu.edu/isfre_meeting/meeting-venue) by April 24, 2022, to get a discounted rate.

If you are interested in supporting this event through sponsorships, don't hesitate to contact Dr. Raju Pokharel at raju2020@msu.edu or Dr. Emily Huff at ehuff@msu.edu.