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IRVAPP organizes an internal seminar series in which the research fellows from IRVAPP and from other institutions present their ongoing projects.
The next seminar is scheduled for the 17th of November from 14.00 to 15.00 and the speaker will be Enrico Rettore. He will discuss a paper entitled “Simple Tests for Selection Bias: Learning More from Instrumental Variables”.
The venue is at IRVAPP, vicolo dalla Piccola 12, Trento.
Presentation of the book "Il lavoro non basta" by Chiara Saraceno
Coordinated by: Mauro Diani
Discussants: Barbara Poggio and Antonio Schizzerotto
Simona Gamba will present the paper "The effect of Intellectual Property Rights on domestic innovation in the pharmaceutical sector". The programme of the conference can be seen here.
The second issue of IRVAPP Monitoring Reports on Youth Guarantee in Trentino has been published. The report is available at this link.
Learn more about the project "Monitoring and Evaluation of the Youth Guarantee in Trentino" here.
- Away, but not too far from home. The effects of financial aid on university enrolment decisions, by Loris Vergolini and Nadir Zanini;
FBK-IRVAPP's 2016 winter school application form is officially on-line. Check our webpage out!
The course is designed to be of particular benefit to Ph.D. students and researchers in the Social Sciences, Economics and Statistics, needing to undertake policy evaluation analysis using micro data. The School will present 1) the fundamental principles of impact evaluation with a specific focus on the counterfactual theory of causal inference and 2) a variety of statistical tools for counterfactual analysis (including difference-in-differences and matching methods, regression discontinuity designs and quasi experimental settings).