Technical Workshops

These are methodology workshops designed to sharpen research skills and expose the network to relevant developments. They provide in-depth, hands-on experience with different research techniques. Among other methodologies and techniques they have focused on:

  • Time series econometrics
  • Computable general equilibrium (CGE) models
  • Cross-section (survey methodology)
  • panel models
  • Game theory
  • Gender and economic analysis
  • Research methodology and proposal writing and presentation skills (participants from fragile and post conflict states)

Participants are chosen from AERC researchers and other researchers who are undertaking or likely to undertake projects requiring the respective skills. In addition, participants are selected to achieve equity by promoting the participation of francophone, women and other under-represented groups.