Modeling with Impact




The next International Conference on Economic Modeling and Data Science (EcoMod2021) will take place online on July 7-9, 2021. The conference will be hosted by the Center for European Studies (CefES) and the Department of Economics, Management and Statistics (DEMS) of the University of Milano - Bicocca.


The goal of the conference is to promote the exchange of ideas and experience among economists conducting quantitative analysis for policy and decision making in the public and private sectors. The conference will cover all areas of modeling and data science applied to monetary, financial, fiscal, energy, environmental, labor, trade and developmental issues.

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EcoMod School of Modeling and Data Science

Decades of Experience

EcoMod School is at the forefront of the ever-evolving practice of policy modeling. All our faculty have extensive practical experience as leaders of modeling departments in major institutions, software developers, prominent academics, advisors to governments and business. The Head of the Modeling Division of the IMF, and the Head of the Econometric Modeling Unit of the European Commission are members of our faculty.

The EcoMod School will offer intensive applied modeling courses using the software Python, GAMS, Matlab, Dynare, Stata, and EViews in Prague in 2021. The courses offered at this summer school will be posted shortly.  For more details please visit the following pages:

Prague, Czech Republic - June 21-25, 2021

Click here to view the list of all of the  EcoMod courses

Featured Modeler

Doyne Farmer


Doyne Farmer is the Director of the Complexity Economics program at the Institute for New Economic Thinking at the Oxford Martin School, the Baillie Gifford Professor in the Mathematical Institute at the University of Oxford and an External Professor at the Santa Fe Institute.