Belarusian Economic Research and Outreach Center

The third cycle of the BEROC Postgraduate School in Economics has been started

The third cycle of the BEROC Postgraduate School in Economics was started on December 19. The School will take place from December 2013 till June 2014 on the basis of the Economic Department of the Belarusian State University.

The School is held in a module format. The classes are scheduled in the evening (5pm-8pm) one week in a month. One module is 20 academic hours. 

The participants take the modules on microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics and research methods. The modules are delivered by the visiting faculty and BEROC faculty.

Working language - English.

Program

 

Lecturer

Dates

Micro 1: Consumer theory, Producer theory
Dr. Alexander Kovzik, University of Wisconsin (USA)
 
2013
December
19-21,
23-24
 

Econometrics 1: Cross-Sectional and Time Series analysis of data

Dr. Maksym Obrizan, Kyiv School of Economics (Ukraine)

 
2014
February 
24-28
 

Micro 2: General Equilibrium, Industrial Organization

Dr. Mykhaylo Salnykov, Luxoft, Kyiv School of Economics (Ukraine)

 
2014
March
28-31
 

Research Methods

BEROC Faculty

 
2014
April 
10-11
 
Macro 1: Economic Growth

 

Dr. Katerina Lisenkova, National Institute of Economic and Social Research (UK)

 
 
2014
April 
25-26,
28-30
 

Econometrics 2: Applied Microeconometrics

Dr. Aliaksandr Amialchuk, University of Toledo (USA)

 
2014
May
12-16
 

 

Macro 2: Business Cycles, Heterogeneous Agents, Search models

Katerina Bornukova, BEROC

2014
June 
9-13

 

The participation is free of charge. Besides BEROC provides a number of the scholarships fully or partially covering the travel costs for participants from the regions. 

The participants can take the whole cycle of the modules or can choose the modules of their interest but the School's certificates will be  issued only to those who take all the modules and pass all the take-home exams.

BEROC congradulates 34 participants who passed the competition and were enrolled in the program.