Stata Spring School 2023 – BELGIUM

Stata Spring School 2023 – BELGIUM

MASTER THE THEORETICAL AND APPLIED TOOLS FOR THE
IMPLEMENTATION OF MODERN POLICY EVALUATION METHODS

Program evaluation methods are widely applied in economics to assess the effects of policy interventions and other treatments of interest (in health, labor, education, finance, marketing, etc.). Providing effective evaluation of economic, social and health program has become a considerably important requirement for public and private institutions.

This school seeks to provide participants with the necessary tools, both theoretical and applied, for the correct implementation of modern econometric methods for the conduct of program evaluation using Stata.


A GLANCE AT THE PROGRAM

Standard statistical methods of program evaluation

  • Regression adjustment,
  • Matching,
  • Selection-models and difference-in-differences methodologies, etc.

More advanced econometric techniques

  • Regression discontinuity design,
  • Synthetic control method, etc.
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At the end of the school, participants are expected to be able to master complex evaluation design by:

  • Identifying a causal inference issue,
  • Defining the type of data required in their specific policy framework,
  • Evaluating which specific econometric method is more appropriate for the analysis,
  • Applying the method and presenting the results,
  • And finally, extracting policy recommendations from the obtained results.

THE INSTRUCTORS
OF THE STATA SPRING SCHOOL 2023

Salima BOUAYAD AGHA

Salima
BOUAYAD AGHA

Linkedin Salima BOUAYAD AGHA

Salima is a lecturer and researcher at Le Mans University (France). She is also head of the Master’s Degree in Labour Economics and Human Resources and the student entrepreneurship officer.

She has more than 30 years of experience in Advanced and Applied Econometrics, Economic Geography and Econometric Analysis (CEPE-ENSAE ParisTech, University of Maine).

Salima is been working with RITME for more than 20 years on training and consulting missions for the Academic world, EU entities and NGOs in Statistics, Economics and specific software tools and languages (Stata, EViews, R, Python…).

Ahmed is an economist, professor at the University of Poitiers and researcher at Crief, FR CNRS TEPP. He is also a research fellow at the Chaire Energy and Prosperity, Institut des Migrations and Mines ParisTech, where he is co-head of the Chaire Industrial Economics of Emerging Africa.

He was previously a research economist at Cepii (Paris) and a research fellow at the Robert Schumann Center for Advanced Studies at European University Institute. His research focuses on the broad field of labor and especially on issues related to human capital, migrations, inequalities and evaluation of public policies.

He has worked as an expert and consultant for various national and international organizations working in the field of economic development (World Bank, United Nations Development Program, FMO).

Ahmed TRITAH

Ahmed TRITAH

Linkedin Ahmed TRITAH

HOW TO PARTICIPATE
TO THE STATA SPRING SCHOOL 2023?

To register, please fill out in the form below. 
Our team will contact you to finalize your registration. 

PLACES ARE LIMITED!

Register early to guarantee your place and get 5% discount for a registration prior the 31/12/22