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How should we measure the digital economy?

This event looked at how to measure the value and contribution of free online goods that are not captured in macroeconomic variables like GDP.

Date: December 11, 2019, 12:00 pm Topic: Innovation & Competition Policy

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Presentation by Avinash Collis

 

Schedule

Dec 11, 2019

12:00-12:30

Lunch and check-in

12:30-12:50

Presentation

Avinash Collis, Doctoral candidate, MIT Sloan School of Management

12:50-14:00

Comments and panel discussion

Chair: Georgios Petropoulos, Research Fellow, Bruegel

Nadim Ahmad, Head of the Trade and Productivity Statistics Division, OECD

Eline Chivot, Senior policy analyst, ITIF's Center for Data Innovation

Avinash Collis, Doctoral candidate, MIT Sloan School of Management

David Nguyen, Senior Economist, Economic Statistics Centre of Excellence

14:00

End

Speakers

Nadim Ahmad

Head of the Trade and Productivity Statistics Division, OECD

Eline Chivot

Senior policy analyst, ITIF's Center for Data Innovation

Avinash Collis

Doctoral candidate, MIT Sloan School of Management

David Nguyen

Senior Economist, Economic Statistics Centre of Excellence

Georgios Petropoulos

Research Fellow, Bruegel

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Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

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