The main objectives of this workshop are to provide a forum for dissemination of high quality papers in the field of non-market valuation and to create a network of people that will meet every year.

The first edition of the workshop will take place at the University Institute of Technology of Nantes and will gather about 30 participants.

Both theoretical and applied papers dealing with stated preference methods (contingent valuation, choice experiment) or revealed preference methods (travel cost method, hedonic pricing method) can be submitted.

Selected papers will be refereed for a special issue in the Revue d'Economie Politique which accepts paper in english.

The workshop is open to both young and experienced researchers. PhD students are encouraged to submit a paper.

The invited speakers for this first edition are:
- Pr. Olivier BEAUMAIS (University of Rouen, France)
- Pr. Bengt KRISTROM (CERE, Sweden) -
 Pr. Pere RIERA (Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain)  

Participants to the workshop will be able to take part in the 20th annual EAERE conference in Toulouse.