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April 25–26, 2024

The Southeastern Micro Labor Workshop brings together PhD micro labor economists from Southeastern institutions to foster an active exchange and discussion.

The conference, hosted by Devon Gorry, will start midday April 25 and end midafternoon April 26. Clemson University will provide some meals, but participants are responsible for remaining travel expenses. A block of discounted hotel rooms is available for workshop guests. Most attendees will only need to stay overnight April 25 to participate in the full workshop. Please register by April 10.

Contact Devon Gorry,Julie Hotchkiss, or Melinda Pitts with questions. We hope to see you in Clemson.


Wilbur O. and Ann Powers College of Business, Clemson University
225 Walter T. Cox Boulevard, Clemson, SC 29634
Executive Boardroom


The Abernathy (0.6 miles)
157 Old Greenville Highway, Clemson, SC 29631
We have a block of 25 rooms reserved under 2024 Southeastern Micro Labor at The Abernathy at the Clemson University rate of $149. Call the hotel directly to book a room. The business school is walkable, but up a good hill.

The Shepherd Hotel (0.4 miles)
110 Sloan St., Clemson, SC 29631
We do not have blocked off rooms here, but The Shepherd is downtown, walkable to the business school, and less of a hilly walk.

Dinner options

Delish Sisters (local-sourced menu with unique dishes)
389 College Ave, Clemson, SC 29631

Evolve (local-sourced menu with a variety of sandwiches and salads)
360 College Avenue, Clemson, SC 29631

Walk-Ons Sports Bistreaux (bar food with a southern/cajun flair)
403 College Avenue, Clemson, SC 29631

Palmetto’s Smokehouse and Oyster Bar (BBQ)
199 Old Greenville Highway, Clemson, SC 29631

Your Pie Pizza (individual pizzas, gelato, and beer)
111 Earle St. Suite E, Clemson, SC 29631

East Coast Wings (new wing place)
405 College Avenue Suite 300, Clemson, SC 29631

Fun run
Meet outside The Abernathy at 7 a.m. Friday and Devon will lead you to an easy route where you can run as little or as long as you like along Lake Hartwell.

Contact Devon Gorry, Julie Hotchkiss, or Melinda Pitts with any questions. We hope to see you in Clemson.

Please sign up if you would like to receive information about the workshop.

Steering Committee: Julie Hotchkiss, Melinda Pitts, Kathryn Anderson, Peter Brummund, Joe Hotz, Tom Mroz, Orgul Ozturk, Madeline Zavodny