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Trade and Industrial Organization Workshop 2: Econometric Methods for Industrial Organization and Competition Policy

18 Mar 2009 to 19 Mar 2009
Premier Hotel Cape Manor, Cape Town
This one-and-a-half day workshop will be presented by Jim Levinsohn (University of Michigan). The workshop will focus on the application of discrete choice methods to estimate product demand. These tools have proved valuable in ascertaining the extent of competition and product differentiation and...
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Programme Evaluation Course

09 Mar 2009 to 12 Mar 2009
Prof Sebastian Galiani (Washington University, St Louis) and Analia Olgiati from Princeton University will be presenting an econometrics course in programme evaluation from 9-12 March 2009 at the ERSA computer lab in Stellenbosch. NIDS and ERSA are able to offer funding to up to 25 participants to...
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Trade and Industrial Organization Workshop 1: Current Trade Policy Issues

04 Mar 2009 to 05 Mar 2009
Swan Lake Lodge and Conference Centre, Centurion, Gauteng
This workshop will be presented by Robert Z. Lawrence (Harvard University and Peterson Institute for International Economics). The workshop will cover such topics as the impact of globalization on economic development and inequality, the governance of global trade, regionalism and multilateralism...
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Households & Labour Markets

22 Jan 2009 to 23 Jan 2009
ERSA is pleased to announce a 2 day workshop to take place in Durban, 22 – 23 January 2009. The workshop will serve as a forum to present current empirical research and results in the broad areas of households and labour markets. This is an excellent opportunity to receive feedback from peers on...
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