VII Workshop on Economics of Education: "Evaluation of education and training policies"
The evaluation of public policies is one of the most active and innovative areas of research in the social sciences in general and, specifically, in economics. Educational policies have received significant attention in this process. The intended aim of this workshop is double: on the one hand, to establish and share the theoretical and methodological knowledge frontier of the evaluation of educational policies. On the other hand, to have access to a diversity of applied studies in which different methodologies are used. Topics: Education Policies; Skills formation; Lifelong learning; PISA, PIRLS, TIMSS, PIAAC; Disabilities; Educational inequalities; Competence acquisition; Training; Educational production function; Gender.
|Event dates:||2016-09-05 – 2016-09-06|
|Deadline Call for Papers:||2016-06-15|
|Organizer:||Institut d’Economia de Barcelona (IEB), University of Barcelona, Spain Reference Network for Research in Applied Economics / Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP), Spain|
|Conference venue:||Barcelona, "Sala de Receptions” of the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Barcelona, John M Keynes, 1-11|
|Classification:||I2 - Education|
|Event type:||Seminare, Summer Schools, Symposien, Workshops; Seminars, Summer Schools, Symposiums, Workshops|