Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis is the premier organization for practitioners and all those who are interested in cost-benefit analysis. It is based in the US and has its own journal. The society organizes several important meetings and events throughout the year. Bengt Kriström has been elected to the Board of Directors 2018-2021.
“—I hope to be able to increase the interest for CBA in general and the society in particular. There is little doubt that the importance that the interest in the method is on the rise in many countries around the world. Sweden has a long and distinguished history in the use and development of CBA. Members of CERE have published books and papers on the use of the approach in several different areas, not the least regarding the use of energy, forests and other contemporary issues. For example, members of CERE are working on a government assignment to evaluate a certain aspect of forest preservation, a report due late 2019.“