Past Event

Micro- and macro-based methods in assessing the impact of investment

This workshop will discuss methods for accurately evaluating the performance of public and private investment initiatives.

Date: April 5, 2017, 10:30 am Topic: European Macroeconomics & Governance

On 5 April 2017 Bruegel and the European Investment Bank organised a workshop to discuss impact assessment of investment.

Impact assessment have gained a lot of attention in the recent years, following the need to accurately evaluate the performance of public and private investment initiatives. The European Investment Bank has worked on developing and critically re-evaluating these methods and reflected on the best practices which policy makers and practitioners should take into account when designing and implementing micro- and macro-based impact assessment frameworks.

Event materials

Helmut Kraemer-Eis & Simone Signore – presentation

Robert Lieli – presentation

EIB-Bruegel_Workshop_Summary

Schedule

Apr 05, 2017

10:00-10:30

Check-in and coffee

10:30-10:45

Welcome

Debora Revoltella, Director, Economics Department, European Investment Bank

Guntram B. Wolff, Director

10:45-12:30

I -The use of micro data for macro assessment

Chair: Zsolt Darvas, Senior Fellow

Helmut Kraemer- Eis, Head of Research & Market Analysis, European Investment Fund

Robert P. Lieli, Associate Professor, Central European University, Budapest

Simon Mizrahi, Director, Quality Assurance and Results Department, African Development Bank

Amine Ouazad, Associate Professor, Ecole Polytechnique Palaiseau

Simone Signore, Research Officer, European Investment Fund

12:30-13:30

Lunch

13:30-15:15

II - General Equilibrium frameworks – models and policies, application to the Juncker Plan

Chair: Natacha Valla, Head of Division, European Investment Bank

Grégory Claeys, Research Fellow

Francesco Di Comite, Team Leader, Regional Economic Modelling, European Commission Joint Research Centre

Áron Gereben, Senior Economist, European Investment Bank

John K. Swales, Emeritus Professor, University of Strathclyde

Marcin Wolski, Economist, European Investment Bank

15:15-15:30

Closing remarks

Debora Revoltella, Director, Economics Department, European Investment Bank

15:30-16:00

Coffee

Speakers

Francesco Di Comite

Team Leader, Regional Economic Modelling, European Commission Joint Research Centre

Grégory Claeys

Research Fellow

Zsolt Darvas

Senior Fellow

Helmut Kraemer- Eis

Head of Research & Market Analysis, European Investment Fund

Áron Gereben

Senior Economist, European Investment Bank

Robert P. Lieli

Associate Professor, Central European University, Budapest

Simon Mizrahi

Director, Quality Assurance and Results Department, African Development Bank

Amine Ouazad

Associate Professor, Ecole Polytechnique Palaiseau

Debora Revoltella

Director, Economics Department, European Investment Bank

John K. Swales

Emeritus Professor, University of Strathclyde

Simone Signore

Research Officer, European Investment Fund

Natacha Valla

Head of Division, European Investment Bank

Marcin Wolski

Economist, European Investment Bank

Guntram B. Wolff

Director

Location & Contact

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Matilda Sevon

matilda.sevon@bruegel.org

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