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Application for Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium (DSGE) models of business cycles using MATLAB training

Ethiopian Economic Association has long tradition to organize short term capacity buildings trainings to members, academia, researchers, private sector and public servants. To this round, Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium (DSGE) models of business cycles using MATLAB training will be held from December 18 – 22, 2017 at the EEA head office Addis Ababa. Interested Applicants whom meet the following criteria are encouraged to apply before December 02, 2017.

Training Objective: - The training aims at equipping participants with basic understanding of businesscycle theory and some powerful tools of solving models of business cycles. In particular, it deals with Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium (DSGE) models of business cycles, the classical and New Keynesian versions, and how monetary and fiscal policies can be used to manage economic fluctuations.

Date: - December 18-22, 2017

Venue: - Ethiopian Economics Association Head office training room

Minimum criteria to apply

*     Applicants who perusing PhD study and above, and able to submit credential

*     Motivation letter with a maximum of 250 words

*     All Active EEA membership

*     have a Laptop

*     Responsible to cover their own transportation, accommodation and subsistence cost (EEA will not cover any cost except tea break).

All applicants encouraged to submit to the following address emagneyetsea15@gmail.com before December 02, 2017.