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Activities and Events

2016

RGS/RWI Workshop on the Economics of Migration

Bildungshotel Bfz-Essen
Blücherstraße 1, 45141 Essen
September 23-24, 2016

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12th Ruhr Graduate Summer School

"Trade and Climate Policy Analysis with GAMS and MPSGE"
University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen
September 19- 23, 2016

Instructors:

    Christoph Böhringer
    Ed Balistreri
    Volker Clausen

      RGS Mini-Lecture "Discrete Choice and Durtation Models"

      RGS Econ
      Sept. 5-7, 2016.
      Dr. Arne Uhlendorff

      RGS Mini-Lecture "Fiscal policy and Economic Growth"

      RGS Econ
      May 23-26, 2016.
      Prof. Gerhard Glomm

      RGS Mini-Lecture "Heterogeneous Agent Models"

      RGS Econ
      April 28 and June 2, 2016.
      Prof. Alexander Ludwig

      RGS Mini-Lecture "Economics of Education"

      RGS Econ
      April 25-27, 2016.
      Prof. David Jaeger

      9th RGS Doctoral Conference in Economics

      Universität Bochum
      Veranstaltungszentrum
      Universitätsstraße 150, 44801 Bochum
      February 23-25, 2016

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      Conference website

      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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          Conference website

          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
          Program (PDF)Registration flyer (PDF)

          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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