Microsimulation modelling for the social sciences, 22 July - 2 August

Description: 

Course Content
The course will cover the following topics:
– General introduction to micro-simulation modelling in the social sciences
– Static non-behavioural tax-benefit microsimulation: General structure and an introduction to the EUROMOD simulation platform
– Behavioural static labour supply models using EUROMOD: Specification options, estimation issues, applications to the microsimulation of reforms.
– Dynamic microsimulation models: General structure, estimation issues and an introduction to NETLOGO.
– Agent-based models: General structure and their relationship to dynamic microsimulation, estimation issues.

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Presenters: 
Matteo Richiardi, Miko Tammik, Diego Collado & Katrin Gasior
Start and finish date : 
22 Jul 2019 - 8:15am to 2 Aug 2019 - 5:45pm
Venue: 
The University of Essex