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Building knowledge for trade and development



United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

UNCTAD and the Ostim Technical University, in Ankara, Turkey invite Vi members to participate in UNCTAD’s International Autumn School 2019 “APPLIED INDUSTRIAL POLICY, THEORY, EMPIRICS AND INSTRUMENTS FOR EFFECTIVE POLICY DESIGN” which will take place 16-17 October 2019 in Ankara.
The aim of the school is to provide an overview of the structural transformation process and its linkages with development issues, and to equip participants with knowledge of the key policy instruments that could accelerate the gradual transformation of the economic structure. 

The program seeks to provide participants with a toolkit in applied economics with special focus on the quantitative analysis of labor markets in developing countries. During the two days, participants will take part in lectures given by leading experts from OSTİMTECH's global network intensively in the data lab to strengthen quantitative research skills. 


Deadline for applications is 26 July 2019. For more information please click here.