We are doing science for policy
The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
In this course, participants receive a general introduction to
The course will be open to a maximum of 30 qualified and selected participants.
Please apply online
Deadline: August 10th, 2018.
Successful applicants will receive a confirmation email by no later than September 7, 2018.
Identification analysis and global sensitivity analysis (GSA) can help us in answering these questions:
The course is mainly addressed to DYNARE users.
It is also suitable for interested people that are less experienced as the course will provide a general introduction for estimating models to DYNARE.
This is a "laptop only" workshop; Each participant is required to bring his/her laptop computer with MATLAB version 7.5 (R2007b) or above installed.
Wi-Fi is accessible, but participants should not rely on it to access a MATLAB license server at their own institution.
As an alternative to MATLAB, it is possible to use GNU Octave (free software, compatible with MATLAB syntax).
No fee for the course is due. Lunches, coffee breaks, a social dinner on November 15th, and course notes are provided.
Organisers will provide connections between the JRC and Milan Airports (Malpensa and Linate) and the Milano Centrale Train Station on the days of arrival and departure.
We also organize two daily connections (morning and late afternoon) between the course venue and the hotel.
The organisers have pre-booked rooms in a nearby hotel for three nights (13 to 16 November). Further information will be provided to the selected candidates.
Participants will have to cover their travel and accommodation expenses.
For any questions, please email: JRC-MACRO-GSA-COURSE@ec.europa.eu
European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Ispra site
via E. Fermi 2749
21027 Ispra (VA), Italy