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Activities and Events

2018

PACE/RGS Soft-Skills Seminar "Scientific Presentations"

Hamm
November 9 2018, 10:00-17:00
Michaela Hornbostel
held in German
Registration: until October 15th via

PACE/RGS Soft-Skills Seminar "Voice Training"

Hamm
October 31 2018, 10:00-17:00
Reinhard Pede
Registration: until October 1st via

RGS Mini-Lecture "Programming with Julia"

RGS Econ
September 18-20, 2018.
Tileman Conring, TU Dortmund
Registration: until September 1st via

14th Ruhr Graduate Summer School

"Trade and Climate Policy Analysis with GAMS and MPSGE"
University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen
September 17-21, 2018

Instructors:

Christoph Böhringer
Volker Clausen

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    RGS Mini-Lecture "Using Field Experiments in Applied Research"

    RGS Econ
    September 10-12, 2018.
    Michael Price, University of Tennessee
    Registration: until September 1st via

    RGS Jamboree

    RGS Econ & RWI
    July 24, 2018.

    RGS Mini-Lecture "Health Economics"

    RGS Econ
    July 09-11, 2018.
    Nicolas Ziebarth, Cornell University
    Registration: until July 1st via

    RGS Mini-Lecture "The Economics of Migration Policies: Theory and Empirics"

    RGS Econ
    June 20-21, 2018.
    Jesús Fernández-Huertas Moraga, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

    PACE/RGS Soft-Skills Seminar "Presentations in English"

    Hamm
    April 26-27, 2018, 9:00-18:00
    Marcin Cichocki
    Registration: until March 29 via

    RGS meets German Council of Economic Experts

    RGS Econ
    March 8 2018.
    Bodo Aretz & Wolf Reuter

    11th RGS Doctoral Conference in Economics

    University of Duisburg-Essen (Campus Essen)
    Glaspavillon (R12 S00 H12)
    Universitätsstr. 12
    45141 Essen

    February 21-22, 2018

    Submission deadline: December 10th, 2017

    More information:

    Conference website

    2017

    PACE/RGS Soft-Skills Seminar "Voice Training"

    Hamm
    November 16 2017, 10:00-17:00
    Reinhard Pede
    Registration: until October 19th via

    PACE/RGS Soft-Skills Seminar "Presentations in English"

    Hamm
    October 26-27, 2017, 9:00-18:00
    Marcin Cichocki
    Registration: until October 4th via

    RGS Mini-Lecture "Bayesian Estimation of DSGE Models"

    RGS Econ
    October 23-25, 2017.
    Alexander Kriwoluzky, University of Halle
    Registration: until September 30th via

    RGS Jamboree

    Glaspavillon, University Duisburg-Essen, Essen
    October 14, 2017.

    13th Ruhr Graduate Summer School

    "Trade and Climate Policy Analysis with GAMS and MPSGE"
    University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen
    September 25- 29, 2017

    Instructors:

    Christoph Böhringer
    Ed Balistreri
    Volker Clausen

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      PACE/RGS Soft-Skills Seminar "Kooperation und Konfrontation I & II" (in German)

      Hamm
      September 21(I) & 22(II) 2017.
      (einzeln buchbar, 9:30-16:45)
      Michaela Hornbostel
      Registration: until August 30th via

      RGS Mini-Lecture "Development Economics"

      RGS Econ
      July 19-21, 2017.
      Lori Beaman, Northwestern University
      Registration: closed

      RGS Mini-Lecture "Experimental Methods for Program Evaluation"

      RGS Econ
      July 17-18, 2017.
      Nathan Fiala, University of Connecticut
      Registration: closed.

      RGS Mini-Lecture "Mechanism Design"

      RGS Econ
      June 21-22 and June 29-30, 2017.
      Benny Moldovanu, University of Bonn
      Registration: closed

      10th RGS Doctoral Conference in Economics

      Rising to Europe's Challenges: The Economic Perspective

      Technische Universität Dortmund
      Internationales Begegnungszentrum
      Emil-Figge-Str. 59
      44227 Dortmund


      March 1-2, 2017

      More information:

      Conference website

      RGS meets German Council of Economic Experts

      RGS Econ
      January 23 2017.
      Bodo Aretz & Wolf Reuter

      2016

      RGS Workshop "Regional and Urban Economics"

      RGS Econ and RWI Essen

      October 26th, 2016

      RGS Mini-Lecture "Spatial Econometrics"

      RGS Econ
      October 23-25, 2016.
      Prof. Dr. James P. Lesage

      RGS / Stiftung Mercator / RWI Special Event "Migration and Integration"

      Stiftung Mercator, Essen

      October 5th, 2016

      RGS/RWI Workshop on the Economics of Migration

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

      More information:

      Workshop website

      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 Duration 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

          More information:

          Conference website

          RGS meets German Council of Economic Experts

          RGS Econ

          February 12th, 2016

          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

              More information:

              Conference website

              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

              More information:

              Conference website

              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

              For more information:

              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

              For more information:

              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

              Helge Braun, PhD
              Managing Director
              Ruhr Graduate School in Economics
              RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
              Hohenzollernstraße 1-3
              45128 Essen
              Germany


              Tel.: +49 (0)201 8149 512
              Fax.: +49 (0)201 8149 200