A partnership with academia

Building knowledge for trade and development


The Virtual Institute, with sponsoring from the Government of Finland, will offer scholarships to all selected participants of the 2018 edition of the Vi online course on Economic Analysis of Non-Tariff Measures, to be held September 3 - October 21 2018
Developed for researchers from universities, research centres, and governmental and non-governmental institutions in developing and transition countries, the course aims at providing participants with the empirical tools needed to assess the impact of NTMs on trade and welfare. A hands-on technical course, the emphasis will be on the manipulation of data and the use of econometric tools.