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Activities and Events

2018

11th RGS Doctoral Conference in Economics

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

February 21-22, 2018

More information: coming soon

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

Glaspavillion, 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 Policy Analysis"

    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

            More Information

            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

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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

            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