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2015

11th Ruhr Graduate Summer School

"Trade and Climate Policy Analysis with GAMS and MPSGE"
University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen
September 28- October 2, 2015

Instructors:

    Christoph Böhringer
    Ed Balistreri
    Volker Clausen

      8th RGS Doctoral Conference in Economics

      Universität Duisburg-Essen
      Glaspavillon, Universitätsstraße 2
      45141 Essen
      February 25-27, 2015

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      RGS Mini-Lecture by Prof. Guinanne on Economic History

      RWI, Essen
      Instructor: Prof. Timothy Guinanne
      February 19-20, 2015

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      2014

      10th RGS Summer School

      "Trade and Climate Policy Analysis with GAMS and MPSGE"
      University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen
      September 29- October 3, 2014

      Instructors:

      Christoph Böhringer
      Ed Balistreri
      Volker Clausen

      RGS Mini-Lecture by Prof. Jaeger on Economics of Migration

      RWI, Essen
      Instructor: Prof. David Jaeger
      April 22-24, 2014

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      RGS Mini-Lecture by Prof. Fitzenberger on Quantile Regression

      RWI, Essen
      Instructor: Prof. Bernd Fitzenberger
      April 2-4, 2014

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      7th RGS Doctoral Conference in Economics

      Technische Universität Dortmund
      Internationales Begegnungszentrum Emil-Figge-Str. 59
      44227 Dortmund
      February 26-28, 2014

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      2013

      9th RGS Summer School

      "Trade and Climate Policy Analysis with GAMS and MPSGE"
      University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen
      August 5-9, 2013

      Instructors:

      Christoph Böhringer
      Ed Balistreri
      Volker Clausen

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      4th RGS Jamboree

      The 4th RGS Jamboree takes place on June 25th at the TU Dortmund. There will be 16 presentations from the RGS students and a social event in the evening.

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      6th RGS Doctoral Conference in Economics

      Ruhr University of Bochum
      Veranstaltungszentrum

      Universitätsstraße 150, 44801 Bochum
      February 26-28, 2013

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      2012

      Young Scientist Award 2012

      The Research Schools of the German Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) are pleased to announce the International NRW Young Scientist Award 2012 for outstanding scientific publications resulting from doctoral research.

      The Cologne Graduate School in Management, Economics and Social Sciences (CGS) and the Ruhr Graduate School in Economics (RGS Econ) participate by awarding a prize of € 1,500 in the categorie "Management and Economics" for an excellent publication in in all relevant fields of modern economics and management, covering theoretical and empirical methods in microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, human resource management, marketing, energy economics and other related areas.

      Awards 2012 PosterAwards 2012 Flyer

      8. Ruhr Graduate Summer School in Economics

      "Trade and Climate Policy Analysis with GAMS and MPSGE"
      University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen
      September 24 - 28, 2012

      • Prof. Dr. Christoph Böhringer, University of Oldenburg, Germany
      • Prof. Dr. Volker Clausen, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
      Course Program (PDF)

      5th RGS Doctoral Conference in Economics

      University of Duisburg-Essen
      Gerhard-Mercator-Haus

      Lotharstraße 57, 47057 Duisburg
      February 27-29, 2012

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      2011

      7. Ruhr Graduate Summer School in Economics

      "Overlapping Regulation in Energy and Climate Policy with GAMS and MPSGE"
      University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen
      March 28- April 1, 2011

      • Prof. Dr. Christoph Böhringer, University of Oldenburg, Germany
      • Prof. Dr. Volker Clausen, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
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      4th RGS Doctoral Conference in Economics

      TU Dortmund University
      Internationales Begegnungszentrum (IBZ)

      Emil-Figge-Str. 59, 44227 Dortmund
      February 21-23, 2011

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      2005 - 2010

      Young Scientist Award 2010

      The Research Schools of the German Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) are pleased to announce the NRW Young Scientist Award 2010 for outstanding scientific publications resulting from doctoral research.

      The International NRW Research School “Ruhr Graduate School in Economics (RGS Econ)” participates by awarding a prize of € 1,500 for an excellent publication in one of the following reasearch areas: Theoretical and applied Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Econometrics.

      For application details please refer to www.young-scientist-award.de.

      Application deadline: September 30, 2010.

      Awards 2010 FlyerAwards 2010 Poster

      6. Ruhr Graduate Summer School in Economics

      "Energy and Climate Policy Modeling with GAMS and MPSGE"
      University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen
      March 15-19, 2010

      Instructors:

      • Prof. Dr. Christoph Böhringer, University of Oldenburg, Germany
      • Prof. Dr. Volker Clausen, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
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      3rd RGS Doctoral Conference in Economics

      Ruhr University of Bochum, Veranstaltungszentrum
      February 11-12, 2010

      Keynote Speaker:

      • Prof. Dr. Hans-Olaf Henkel, former President of the Federation of German Industries (BDI)

      The public speech (in German) is titled "Aufwärts, aber wie - finden Politik und Gesellschaft einen dauerhaften Weg aus der Krise?"

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      5. Ruhr Graduate Summer School in Economics

      "Introduction to Computable General Equilibrium Modeling with GAMS and MPSGE"
      University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen
      March 23-27, 2009

      Instructors:

      • James R. Markusen, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA
      • Volker Clausen, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
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      2nd RGS Doctoral Conference in Economics:

      Europe in Transition - Demographic Change and Sustainable Development
      University of Duisburg-Essen, Campus Essen (Germany)

      September 18-19, 2008

      Keynote Speaker:

      • Prof. Dr. Klaus Töpfer, former Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), former Federal Minister of Environment, Member of the Board of Sustainable Development of the German Federal Government.
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      4. Ruhr Graduate Summer School in Economics:

      "Energy and Climate Policy Modeling with GAMS and MPSGE"
      University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen
      September 8-12, 2008

      Instructors:

      • Christoph Böhringer, University of Oldenburg, Germany
      • Volker Clausen, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
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      3. Ruhr Graduate Summer School in Economics:

      "Introduction to Computable General Equilibrium Modeling with GAMS and MPSGE"
      University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen

      October 8-12, 2007

      Instructors:

      • David Tarr, The World Bank, Washington, DC, USA
      • Sergey Paltsev, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
      • Volker Clausen, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
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      RGS Doctoral Conference in Economics

      University of Dortmund
      February 28, 2007

      Keynote Speaker:

      • Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wiegard, German Council of Economic Experts, University of Regensburg.
      Call for Papers (PDF)

      2. Ruhr Graduate Summer School in Economics:

      "Dynamic General Equilibrium Modeling with GAMS and MPS/GE"
      University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen
      March 20-24, 2006

      Instructors:

      • Thomas F. Rutherford, University of Colorado
      • Laurent Cretegny, Ecoplan, Switzerland
      • Volker Clausen, University of Duisburg-Essen
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      1. Ruhr Graduate Summer School in Economics:

      "Introduction to Computable General Equilibrium Modeling with GAMS and MPS/GE"
      University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen
      July, 25-29, 2005

      Instructors:

      • Professor James R. Markusen, University of Colorado
      • Jesper Jensen, Copenhagen Economics Professor
      • Volker Clausen, University of Duisburg-Essen

      1. Symposium of the Ruhr Graduate School in Economics:

      "Confronting Demographic Change: Economic Impacts and Policy Challenges"
      Philharmonie Essen Saalbau
      December, 2, 2005, 2.30 pm.

      Speakers:

      • Prof. Dr. Axel Börsch-Supan, Director of the Mannheim Research Institute for the Economics of Aging, University of Mannheim
      • Prof. Dr. Klaus-Dirk Henke, Professor in Finance and Health Economics, University of Technology, Berlin
      • Prof. Dr. Georg Milbradt, Prime Minister of the Free State of Saxony
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      Contact

      Ruhr Graduate School in Economics
      Helge Braun
      Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung e.V.
      Hohenzollernstraße 1-3
      45128 Essen
      Germany


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