Regional Socioeconomic Impact Analysis and Modeling >> Content Detail

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1Introduction and Overview of a Theoretical Basis for Regional Economic Analysis
2Background on Regional Input-Output Modeling and Modeling Assumptions
3Background on Equations and Data Preparation for the REMI Model
4Alternative Types of Regional Input-Output Models and Multipliers

Guest Speaker: Glen Weisbrod, President, Economic Development Research Group, Boston, MA
5Regional Economic Analyses and ForecastingProblem set 1 due
6Regional Econometric Modeling, Part I
7Regional Econometric Modeling, Part II

Guest Speaker: Greg Perkins, Research Manager, Boston Redevelopment Authority
8Model Comparisons
9Massachusetts Economy, Case StudyProblem set 2 due
10Formulating and Applying Dynamic Economic Models
11Use of Regional Models in Policy AnalysesProblem set 3 due
12Organization and Preparation of Seminar for Client
13Seminar for Client: Socioeconomic Impact Evaluation


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