The Spatial Econometrics Advanced Institute is organized yearly by the Spatial Econometrics Association.
Objectives: the school aims at providing a solid background to Master, PhD students and young researchers interested in the analysis of spatial data with particular reference to economic applications:
* seminars on spatial economics, spatial statistics, spatial econometrics, panel data and spatial panel data
* 60 hours of teaching + 40 hours of computer lab
* practical classes using R
Week I (25th-29th May)
Spatial Statistics (15 hours) Instructor: Prof. G. Arbia, University "Cattolica del Sacro Cuore " of Rome.
Week II (1st-5th June)
Spatial econometrics I (15 hours) Instructor: Prof. Anil Bera, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champain.
Week III (8th May – 12nd June)
Spatial econometrics II (15 hours) Instructor: Prof. Ingmar Prucha, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland.
Week IV (15th-19th June)
Panel data (15 hours) Instructor: Prof. Badi H. Baltagi, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York.
40 hours Practical experiences in spatial econometrics using the R software, GeoDa software and Phyton software.
How to apply: the application form (click here) should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org before february the 20th 2015. For more information go to admission.