The Department organized three monographic courses. All the courses included tutorials in computer rooms. The courses were open to MAREB and PhD students.
1) Tools for policy evaluation (10h)
Prof.: Raquel Carrasco (UC3M)
Dates: 30/06 (12:00–14:00 and 16:00–19:00) – 01/07 (09:30–12:30 and 14:00–16:00)
Course content: the course will focus on the econometric techniques to implement the most widespread tools for policy evaluation. The course will cover several topics, including difference-in-difference, propensity score matching and regression discontinuity among others.
2) Topics in spatial econometrics (seminars) (5h)
Prof.: Coro Chasco (UAM)
Dates: 03/07 (16:00–18:30) – 04/07 (10:00–12:30)
Content: the seminars will discuss the last advances in the application of spatial econometrics estimation techniques paying special attention to practical cases studies.
3) Topics in advanced econometrics (9h)
Prof.: Gabriel Montes Rojas (CITY, London)
Dates: 07/07 – 09/07 (10:00–13:00)
Class 1: Non-parametric regressions: kernels.
Class 2: Quantile regression.
Class 3: Review of panel data.