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Large Case Units: work in Practice

 

Large Case Units: work in Practice

Course Leader

Consortium of national statistical offices on Large Case Units (2018-BE-B2786-ESBRs-MBGA – 2018-NL-CASSALCU)

Target Group

National statistical offices interested in developing LCU-activities.

Entry Qualifications

  • Sound command of English. Participants should be able to make short interventions and to actively participate in discussions
  • Sound understanding of business statistics and or national accounts, with an understanding of or interest in consistency problems between sources
  • Participants have to deal with statistical information provided by MNE’s, direct contacts of an MNE, with problems with data provided by MNE’s

Objective(s)

  • Sound understanding of the basic setup of an LCU
  • Hands on cases based on real world (globalization) issues encountered by LCU members

Contents

  • History, positioning and population of the LCU
  • Organization of the LCU (Staffing & Skills)
  • Scope of an LCU
  • Consistency checks
  • Contact with MNEs
  • Lessons learned
  • Generic Cases (plenary) on globalization issues (cases presented)
  • Ambassador presentation (experiences from countries)
  • LCU Network
  • Interactive session (networking opportunity), groups discussion
  • Evaluation

Expected Outcome

  • Sound understanding of the basic setup and functioning of an LCU
  • Basic training how to execute consistency checks and solve real world cases

Training Methods

  • Presentations and lectures
  • Exchange of views/experiences on national practices
  • Case studies
 

Required Reading

None

Suggested Reading

Required Preparation

None

Trainer(s)/
Lecturer(s)

Consortium MBGA

Funding

ESTP budget and MBGA budget

Practical Information

When

Duration

Where

Organiser

Application  via National Contact Point

13-14.04.2021

2 days

ONLINE

Eurostat

Deadline: 15.02.2021