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Econometrics for public policy, methods and applications

Date: 09:30 15 April 2016 - 17:50 15 April 2016
Type: Conference
Organiser: Toru Kitagawa cemmap and University College London , Aleksey Tetenov University of Bristol and Michela Tincani cemmap and University College London
Speaker: Debopam Bhattacharya Cambridge University , Caterina Calsamiglia CEMFI , Sylvain Chassang Princeton , Jesse Gregory University of Wisconsin - Madison , Guido Imbens Stanford Graduate School of Business , Sokbae (Simon) Lee Columbia University and IFS and Charles F. Manski Northwestern University
Venue: Institute for Fiscal Studies


One of the ultimate goals of economics is to inform a better policy based on empirical evidence. This one-day conference features the issue of empirical policy design from a wide range of perspectives including econometrics, economic theory, and empirical economics.

The keynote speaker of the conference is Charles Manski (Northwestern), and the confirmed speakers include Debopam Bhattacharya (Cambridge), Caterina Calsamiglia (CEMFI), Sylvain Chassang (Princeton), Jesse Gregory (Wisconsin-Madison), Guido Imbens (Stanford Graduate School of Business) and Sokbae 'Simon' Lee (Institute for Fiscal Studies).

This event is sponsored by cemmap and ERC (grant no. 646917-ROMIA).

This event is free of charge. Please fill in the booking form to request a place. 

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