Western Economics Society

The Western Economics Society (WES) is the official undergraduate student club affiliated with the Department of Economics. WES aims to provide students with enriching experiences that foster a culture of learning and community.

Follow the WES Instagram page and WES Facebook page for updates on upcoming events! To contact the WES executive team, please email westerneconsociety@gmail.com.

Western Economics Society

Grad Night
Featuring Charles Saunders and Chelsea Boudreau
Tuesday, October 17th, 5:00 p.m.

Fall Panel
Late November

Coding Bootcamp
Late January

Poker Night
Late March



Grad Night + Career Night
Early October 2022

Fall Panel
Early November 2022

Economics Policy Case Competition
Mid-January 2023

Coding Bootcamp
Early February 2023

Economic Policy Case Competition
Saturday, March 21, 2020
Sommerville House 3345

The Future of Finance: Q&A with Sam Mourad
Featuring Sam Mourad
Thursday, February 27, 2020
Physics & Astronomy 148

The Game Theory of Poker
Featuring Gregory Pavlov and Terrance (Adam) Rooney
Thursday, February 13, 2020
SSC 2036

Career Night
Featuring Josh Nye, Alexandra McElwain, Jennifer Lobanov and Jeremy Trollope
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
UCC 37

The Digital Gold Rush: How Social Media is Transforming the Economy & Society
Featuring Dan Bousfield, Neil Bendle and Anabel Quan-Haase
Monday, November 18, 2019
Conron Hall, UC 3110

Graduate School Info Night
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 
UCC 67

Market Outlook: Chatting with a Chief Economist
Featuring Douglas Porter from the Bank of Montreal 
March 21, 2019

The Next Financial Crisis: A Panel Discussion
Featuring Adam Harmes, Sermin Gungor, Jim MacGee and Josh Nye
November 5, 2018

Graduate School Info Night
October 2, 2018

First Year Economics Info Booth
September 17-20, 2018

The NAFTA Panel
Featuring Dan Bousfield, Chi Carmody, Isaac Holloway and Ananth Ramanarayanan
November 8, 2017