Funds are raised for each meeting to cover the local costs of the meeting for all participants. Travel stipends are available to those that require them. A modest registration fee is usually charged.
The Summer Institute has benefited from the support of Economic Geography since its inception. Financial support from the National Science Foundation, the Economic and Social Research Council, the Hallsworth Fund at Manchester University, the Office of UBC's Vice President for Research, Sage Publications, the Worldwide Universities Network, the University of Zurich, and the Goethe Universitaet is gratefully acknowledged.