Home RESEARCH WORKSHOP MODULES 2017 Details - Module 2 - MacroEconomic Modelling

Event 

Title:
Module 2 - MacroEconomic Modelling
When:
May.08.2017 - May.12.2017
Where:
CEAR University of Ibadan - CEAR Dept of Economics UI
Category:
Econometric Workshop 2017

Description

MACROECONOMIC MODELLING

After the completion of this course, participants should be able to build and deal with system equation models involving Simultaneous Equation Models. They should be able to adequately specify and estimate these models and perform relevant diagnostic checks.

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v  Structural Equation Modelling (SEM)

  • Confirmatory Factor Analysis
  • Using SEM for Path Analysis
  • Identification and Fitting of a Full SEM

v  Macroeconometric Models:

  • Specification
  • Estimation
  • Inference
Simulation and Forecasting

Who should enrol?            

Academics and practitioners with research interests in areas including, but not limited to, financial markets, socio-economics, development economics, public finance, or international trade and finance.

Prerequisite Knowledge

This course requires a preparatory understanding of the relevant economic, econometric, and computational techniques at least equivalent to first degree in economics, statistics or any allied field.

Software to be used
Stata and EViews

 

The course fees also depend on whether the participants will like to attend the general workshops in Ibadan or will request for in-house training at their locations.

  1. a. Fees at Workshops in Ibadan

The course fee at Ibadan workshops is N60,000 per participant for each of the modules. This covers the course materials, tea break and lunch. Every participant is expected to come with a laptop pre-installed with the instructional software. Also, participants shall be responsible for their accommodation, transport and other maintenance expenses.

Registration Details

Payment is made payable to the account number 1010103057 at any Zenith Bank Plc Branch nationwide. Application closes on April 24, 2017. All tellers should be scanned and sent to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Phone: 08033234331, 08157216015

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Venue

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CEAR University of Ibadan   -   Website