IGIDR Workshop cum Conference on DSGE Modeling for Emerging Economies (August 6th and 7th, 2018)

IGIDR Workshop cum Conference on DSGE Modeling for Emerging Economies

 August 6th and 7th, 2018

On August 6th and 7th, 2018, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), is organizing a workshop on dynamic stochastic general equilibrium (DSGE) modeling for emerging markets. The latest-generation DSGE models are the workhorse of modern macroeconomic theory and policy.  Dr. Viktoria Hnatkovska (Vancouver School of Economics) will conduct Dynare- and Matlab-based training aimed at practical or ‘how to do’ aspects on DSGE modeling for research students and faculty. The training will focus on the formulation and estimation of DSGE models with a special emphasis on emerging market economies.

The course will be followed by a one-day conference.

Workshop August 6

09:00 a.m. to 09:15 a.m.: Registration

9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.: Welcome and opening remarks by Dr. S.Mahendra Dev, Director, IGIDR

9.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.: Workshop

Click here to view the Workshop Outline by Viktoria Hnatkovska,Vancouver School of Economics.

Conference Dinner

Conference August 7

Click here to view the Conference Program Details


Participants for the DSGE workshop have to register at http://www.igidr.ac.in/registration/ and they can also attend the conference.

The workshop and conference fee is INR 3000. It covers breakfast, lunch and dinner for the workshop and Conference, and has to be paid on arrival at IGIDR.  Registration and the fee are waived for all accepted conference paper presenters, who are also encouraged to attend the workshop.

Registration is now closed.

Travel and Accommodation

Economy class domestic airfare by the shortest distance will be reimbursed to accepted presenters. The Institute will provide accommodation and local hospitality.  Details of earlier conferences are available at http://www.igidr.ac.in/conf/money/mfc16/pastconf.htm

MFC Organizing Committee

Taniya Ghosh, Ashima Goyal, R. Krishnan, Jayati Sarkar and Rajendra R. Vaidya, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Mumbai, India


For any queries, please contact the Conference Secretariat.

Ms. Jayashree Borkar [mfc@igidr.ac.in; jayshree@igidr.ac.in]

Tel: 28416586       Fax: 28416399/28402752