EEPSEA Regional Training on Experimental & Quasi-experimental Methods for Environmental Economic Topics

Vung Tau, 9 – 17 December 2019

The first part of this course will provide an overview of quasi-experimental methods for causal inference in environmental and resource economics. Participants will learn the basics of econometric methods such as difference-in-differences, event studies, instrumental variables, regression discontinuity and matching. The training will focus on practical implementation in applied settings.

In the second part, the course provides students with an overview of the experimental literature that addresses issues in environmental and natural resource economics and will prepare students to design and run their own economic experiments.

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