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With more than 10,000 economists (one shudders at the thought) attending,
it is now the norm that the hotels near to the main location fill up within
an hour or two of registration opening. They will likely open additional
hotels, but those will probably be further out and not as cheap.
-Geoff



Geoff Schneider
Professor of Economics
Director, Bucknell University Teaching & Learning Center
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On Thu, Sep 12, 2013 at 1:38 PM, Carol Scotton <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> I also booked with Doubletree since Lowes was not listed...
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> On Thu, Sep 12, 2013 at 12:04 PM, Zalewski, Dave <[log in to unmask]>wrote:
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>> I think AFEE should register a complaint about the "bobbles" since
>> neither the Loew's nor any nearby hotels had any rooms available as of last
>> night. I find it hard to believe that all these rooms were gone in less
>> than 24 hours! I ended up booking at the Doubletree, which seems some
>> distance away from Loew's. Anyone else unhappy about this?
>>
>> Dave
>>
>> David Zalewski
>> Professor of Finance
>> School of Business
>> Providence College
>> Koffler Hall
>> Providence, RI 02918
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>> From: AFEEMAIL Discussion List [[log in to unmask]] on behalf of
>> Teresa Rowell [[log in to unmask]]
>> Sent: Thursday, September 12, 2013 12:38 PM
>> To: [log in to unmask]
>> Subject: Re: [AFEEMAIL] AFEE at ASSA Registration & Loew Hotel Room
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>> This is a great reminder Phil!
>> I am chiming in to say that while the site had some bobbles when it first
>> went live, it is working smoothly now.  If you tried unsuccessfully to
>> register and reserve a hotel yesterday within the first hour and a half
>> after it opened, I encourage you to give it another go. It's all fixed now.
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> Carol Scotton
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