09 Dec 2002 - 14 Dec 2002 BCDM, Rajendrapur, Bangladesh
SANDEE organized a Workshop in Econometrics for Environmental Economists in Rajendrapur, Dhaka. The basic objective of this course was to familiarize environmental economists with econometric techniques used for studying environmental problems. The first day of the course was a refresher on basic concepts in econometrics. The rest of the course focused on specific estimation issues related to different valuation methods, demand and production functions estimation, simultaneous equation systems etc. An econometrics program called Eviews was introduced. The practice sessions involved hands-on training using datasets on environmental problems.