Modeling with Impact

EcoMod Modeling School- South Korea 2017

Date: 
February 13, 2017 - February 17, 2017
Jeju National University
Information Telecommunication Center 102 Jejudaehak-ro Jeju-si, Jeju Self-Governing Province
Jeju Island, South Korea 63243
South Korea

The EcoMod Modeling School will offer 3 intensive five-day courses in South Korea cohosted by Jeju Development(JDI) and Jeju National University.  Since the courses are run simultaneously, participants can only choose one course for this period.

Fees:
The fee for each course is US$3,425. This includes course materials (including a free course license of GAMS for two months), lectures, morning and afternoon coffee breaks, receptions.

University students and staff get a discount of 25% of the above mentioned amount. Please send (by email: office@ecomod.net) a copy of your student or staff card.

A discount of $500 is offered on the regular fee, and $400 on the university fee for registrations and payments completed by January 2, 2017.

EcoMod offers a limited number of partial scholarships to candidates from developing countries and transition economies. To submit your application, please click here. The deadline to apply for a scholarship is two months before the beginning of the course.

 

The following courses will be offered:

Practical General Equilibrium Modeling with GAMS
February 13, 2017 - February 17, 2017

Intensive course at the introductory level. For those who have little or no experience in modeling and in GAMS

Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium (DSGE) Modeling Step-By-Step
February 13, 2017 - February 17, 2017

Intensive course at the introductory level.

This course is tailored for professionals involved in economic forecasting and policy analysis in the central banks, ministries, research organizations, and international institutions.

The course will introduce all the basic tools for constructing and implementing dynamic stochastic general equilibrium (DSGE) models for policy analysis and forecasting.

Tax Revenue Modeling Using Econometric and Microsimulation Techniques with EViews and Stata
February 13, 2017 - February 17, 2017

Intensive hands-on course for building and using econometric and microsimulation models for tax revenue forecasting.