Certificate Course on Methods of Impact Analysis
Jointly organized by ERG, IFPRI & MDS-Brac University
Period: 17-22 March, 2007.
Sajjad Zohir, Research Director, ERG
The course was formulated to facilitate the participants in using simple computer-based tools to assess economic impacts of policy interventions – particularly with reference to safety net programs. As a prelude to engaging with the tools, the course participants were introduced to the basic concepts of impacts, analysis, methods and tools. Because of the importance attached to environment, the participants also introduced to a case study on undertaking environmental impacts.
Course Instructors/Resource Persons:
Akhter Ahmed, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Sajjad Zohir, Executive Director, Economic Research Group
AK Enamul Haque, Professor, Director, ERG and Department of Economics, East West
Participants: 20 persons fFrom: WFP, DU, EWU, PKSF, CPD, BRAC-RED, Unnayan Shamunnay, InM