Applied General Equilibrium Modelling GLOBE, STAGE and R23 Models

© Scott McDonald & Karen Thierfelder

Practical CGE Modelling: Online Courses


Course 1: 24th Sept to 26th Oct 2018; Course 2: 12th Nov to 14th Dec 2018; Course 3: 14th Jan to 15th Feb 2019


There are six (6) modules in the course:

  1. A Simple Closed Economy CGE Model
  2. A Closed Economy CGE Models
  3. Basic 1*2*3 (Open Economy) CGE Model
  4. 1*2*3 (Open Economy) CGE Model
  5. A Simple CGE Model
  6. Course Project


The first 5 modules have 27 components that each require c 3 hours of study. The project should take c 12 hours. Each module requires the participants to submit an assignment; this allows the tutor to monitor progress and understanding. The course runs over 5 weeks, with an allowance for 1 week of slippage.


The course includes two pre-course modules. These are openly available from the CGEMOD web site. In the two weeks before starting the ‘Practical CGE Modelling course’, participants fully registered for the course are required to complete two short assignments.


The materials are delivered using MOODLE, which provides an asynchronous forum in which participants engage with each other participants and the course instructor.


Questions and requests for advice submitted between 0800 and 1600 UTC will be responded to by the end of the next working (Monday to Friday) day, i.e., by 1600 UTC.


Further information and Registration

Contact: Yontem Sonmez (yontem@cgemod.org.uk)


Course Fees

Professional - full: £1,000

Student - full: £700

Professional - developing country: £825

Student - developing country: £550

Scholarship - developing country student: £150 (limited numbers)


Instructors

Yontem Sonmez, Karen Thierfelder and Scott McDonald

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