UCLA/Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco Conference on Housing and the Macroeconomy

The conference will be hosted by the UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate and held on the UCLA campus at the Broad Art Center on Thursday and Friday, February 21-22, 2013.

Friday, February 22, 2013

The conference will begin with continental breakfast on Thursday at 8:00 AM. Over the course of the conference there will be 8 paper presentations, as well as a closing panel discussion on the future of housing finance. We’ve also planned a late afternoon excursion on Thursday to the bluffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean at Will Rogers State Park, followed by dinner in Santa Monica.  The conference will conclude with a box lunch on Friday at 1:00 PM. Please find the full conference agenda attached.

There is no registration fee for the conference, and meals and UCLA parking are complimentary. Conference attendees will need to assume all other travel costs. Reduced rates have been procured for rooms at the Hotel Palomar near the UCLA campus; please follow the link below for booking. Transportation will be provided between the hotel and conference sites. Attendees will need to arrange for all other transportation.

To view the conference agenda click here.

For conference logistics click here.

Hotel Palomar
The cutoff date for the UCLA rate reservations is February 1, 2013.

To make an online reservation, access the UCLA/FRBSF Housing Conference rate by clicking here.

To make reservations by phone, call 1-800 KIMPTON  or 424-901-7270 (available Monday – Friday 8am – 4:30pm) and request the “UCLA/FRBSF Housing Conference” group rate.

UCLA/FRBSF Housing Conference Rates:
• Single or Double: $189.00 per night
• Triple: $209.00 per night
• Quad: $229.00 per night
For further logistical details, please find UCLA maps, directions, etc. attached.

Please RSVP no later than Friday, February 1, 2013 to Sarah Mercurio by email, sarah.mercurio@anderson.ucla.edu or telephone, (310) 825-3329. When you RSVP, please indicate if you plan to attend the Thursday night dinner.