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ARTNeT/RIS Capacity building workshop on use of gravity modelling

Date
9-11 November 2011
Venue
New Delhi, India
Organizer
Trade and Investment Division, ESCAP
Objective
To develop participants capacity to use gravity modelling tools to conduct research on trade policy and facilitation issues as input for improved policies.
Documentation
Presentations:

9 November 2011: The “Traditional” Gravity Model

Session 1: Introduction to Gravity Modeling
Ben Shepherd, Principal, Developing Trade Consultants Ltd.

Session 2: Estimating the Basic Gravity Model
Ben Shepherd

Session 3: ARTNeT Interactive Gravity Modeling Tool
Witada Anukoonwattaka, UNESCAP

10 November 2011: The “New” Gravity Model

Session 1: The Theoretical Gravity Model
Ben Shepherd

Session 2: Fixed and Random Effects Estimation
Ben Shepherd

11 November 2011: Complements to the Gravity Model

Session 1: Counterfactual Simulations Using the Gravity Model
Ben Shepherd

Session 2: Principal Components Analysis
Ben Shepherd

Participants
Programme
List of participants
Contact
Ms. Mia Mikic
Economic Affairs Officer
Trade Policy Section
Trade and Investment Division, ESCAP
Email: mikic@un.org

Ms. Witada Anukoonwattaka
Economic Affairs Officer
Trade Policy Section
Trade and Investment Division, ESCAP
Email: anukoonwattaka@un.org

Last updated: 21 December 2011
 

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