WEN & ESA Young Professionals econometrics showcase


From: Wednesday October 24, 2018, 12:30 pm

To: Wednesday October 24, 2018, 1:30 pm

Analysis of data is one of economics' most important tools, however, also one that is seen to be inaccessible. ESAYP and WEN are proud to present an econometrics showcase, featuring an applied workshop and discussion of four fields of econometrics. Join us on Wednesday 24 October at the Department of Treasury and Finance from 12:00 to 1:30pm featuring four sessions plus a light networking lunch.

Sessions will provide an overview of the field, run through common pitfalls and an example using a real-life policy problem. Speakers and topics:

  • Simon Xue (University of Melbourne) - Transport econometrics
  • Dr Madeleine Tan (Department of Treasury and Finance) - Time Series econometrics
  • Rebecca King (Deloitte Access Economics) - Benchmarking econometrics
  • Sophie Couch and Nick Robinson (PwC Economics and Policy) - Geospatial data modelling

These sessions are intended to be accessible to anyone with basic economics skills who are interested in learning about the different forms econometrics.

Please register using the below link. This is a ESA/ESAYP/WEN members only event. Light refreshments will be provided (please advise dietary requirements).

It will be held in Conference room M 101; please sign in at the security desk.








Department of Treasury and Finance

1 Macarthur Street, Conference Room M101, Melbourne VIC 3000

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