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Week of June 27 - July 1, 2022 (Face-to-face) - Detailed final program avalilable here!

Day

Time

Lecture themes

Lecturer

Monday

9:00 – 11:15

Causal inference in microeconometrics and evidence-based policy

Jurica Zrnc (HNB)

Potential outcome framework, experimental and quasi-experimental design

11:15 – 12:00

13:30 – 15:45

Overview of Ordinary Least Squares, with the emphasis on endogeneity

15:45 – 17:15

Matching techniques: propensity score and exact matching

Tuesday

9:00 – 12:00

Instrumental variables: classical and Local average treatment effects approach

13:30 – 16:30

Introduction and application to Stata

Wednesday

9:00 – 12:00

Difference-in-differences: classical 2X2 approach and staggered rollout approach

Ivan Žilić (EIZG)

13:30 – 16:30

Synthetic control methods  

Thursday

9:00 – 12:00

Regression discontinuity (RD): fuzzy and sharp RD

13:30 – 15:00

Overview of static panel data models: fixed and random effects

Blanka Škrabić Perić (FEBT)

15:00 – 18:00

Applications in STATA

Ivan Žilić (EIZG)

Friday

9:00 – 10:30

Introduction to dynamic panel data models (large n small t)

Blanka Škrabić Perić (FEBT)

10:30 – 12:00

13:30-15.00

Generalized method of moment (GMM): difference and system GMMs (instrumental variables, endogeneity, and diagnostic tests)

15:00-16:30

Applications in Stata

Lunch break – every day from 12:00 to 13:30!