Five members of the economics department are presenting papers at the Southern Economic Association meetings in Atlanta, Georgia from November 22 through 24. Aaron Elrod is presenting “The Effect of Ground-Level Ozone County Non-Attainment Status on Product Mix”. Serkan Karadas is presenting “Returns from Joining Congress”. Xiaofei Pan is presenting "It's Not Just the Thought that Counts: An Experimental Study on the Hidden Cost of Giving". Minh Tam Schlosky is presenting “Spatial Spillover Effects of International Aid on Poverty”. And, Katherine Theyson (with Aaron Elrod) is presenting “The Effect of the Clean Water Act on U.S. Outbound Foreign Direct Investment”.