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ECONOMETRICS CAMP at CEMP, IESR, Jinan University, Guangzhou, China 2019

ECONOMETRICS CAMP at CEMP, IESR, Jinan University, Guangzhou, 2019


Date: December 9-132019

Location: GuangzhouChina

Application deadline: November 15, 2019



We are pleased to announce that a “Econometrics camp” will be held at Jinan University, Guangzhou, China, December 9-13, 2019. The camp is organized by Center for Econometrics and Microdata Practice (CEMP), IESR. This camp will include 16 lectures (4 different topics in econometrics and 4 lectures per day), office hours, welcome party and one day workshop on December 13.


List of invited lectures:

  • Whitney Newey (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

  • Bryan Graham (University of California, Berkeley)

  • Xiaoxia Shi (University of Wisconsin, Madison)

  • Yingyao Hu (John Hopkins University)


All lectures are conducted in English. Topics will be covered in the lectures include:

  • Machine learning and nonparametrics (Whitney Newey)

  • Network and social interactions (Bryan Graham)

  • Partial estimation and moment inequality (Xiaoxia Shi)

  • The econometrics of unobservables (Yingyao Hu)



Application portal would be open from September 25, 2019. Interested people can filled in applications form before November 15, 2019. (Pay by October 15, 2019 for early-bird rates). To guarantee the quality of the class, please attach your CV(either English or Chinese version) when submitting your application. All selected applicants will receive a confirmation email. Meanwhile, all applicants are invited to submit a paper to be considered for presentation on December 13.


Registration Fee

  • Faculty: early-bird price RMB 3700 (530 USD), regular price RMB 4500 (650 USD).

  • Student: early-bird price RMB 2400 (340 USD), regular price RMB 3100 (450 USD).

  • Nonacademic: early-bird price RMB 5500 (790 USD), regular price RMB 6800 (975 USD).

All participants are responsible for their own living expenses. Coffee break and lunch will be provided every day.


For more information about IESR and CEMP, please visit the following websites:


Please click here to download the updated program. 

Tentative Schedule of Ecnometrics camp.pdf

We hope to see you in Guangzhou this December, 2019!