Development Economics Summer School

The new Development Economics Summer School is taught by experts in the field and specializes in the application of practical methods for the understanding of economic development, as well as providing tools for effective work in the field.

The Summer School in Development Economics will cover some of the most recent and exciting work in the field of economic development. Both theoretical and empirical aspects will be covered, with a precise focus on policy that improves economic well-being in poor and developing countries. The course should be of interest to graduate students or young academics who want to expand their knowledge and to acquire solid and practical tools for field work and large-scale interventions. During the course, faculty are available to discuss research ideas and projects with program participants.

Course dates: July 13-17, 2020

Randomized Control Trials (RCTs) in Development Economics: Design and Data Analysis
Instructors: Pamela Jakiela (Center for Global Development and University of Maryland) and Owen Ozier (World Bank)

Note: applicants can combine this course with courses in other programs happening during Week 1 (June 29 - July 3) and Week 2 (July 6-10).

Program director

faculty

Raül Santaeulàlia-Llopis

PhD, University of Pennsylvania

MOVE, UAB and Barcelona GSE

Apply for Summer School

Early-bird registration and payment deadline: March 10, 2020

Fees and discounts

Fees vary by course based on the number of lecture hours and practical hours.

You may be eligible for one or more available Summer School discounts. Our staff can provide a personalized quote for you.

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Credit transfers (ECTS)

This program offers the option to be assessed and graded for the purpose of requesting ECTS credits from your home institution. 

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