Course Isotope 6

Free

Data Analysis and Regression with Stata

The aim of this course is to help participants increase their practical skills in using Stata for data analysis and regression.  This course does not teach data analysis and regression (in a theoretical sense), per se, but focuses on how to practically perform data and regression analyses using Stata.  Therefore,…
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100,000Fr

Econometrics with R Studio

The aim of this course is to first introduce the participants to the “R” package and the “RStudio” environment and to the commonly used packages. Thereafter, the course shall explore application of “RStudio” for Econometric Analysis. The course shall replicate the book entitled “Principles of Econometrics” by R. Carter Hill,…
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100,000Fr

Macroeconomic Analysis with application to Matlab

The aim of this course is to first introduce the participants to the “Matlab” and “IRIS” environment. Thereafter, the course shall explore application of Matlab and IRIS to the analysis of macroeconomic data. The course with look at analysis of data for the key economic sectors, mainly: Monetary aggregates, Balance…
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100,000Fr

Policy Design and Implementation

The current development thinking suggests that the policy framework is critical in determining the performance of firms, farmers, households, and public sector bodies. This course will introduce the concept of public policy, the policy design and policymaking process, and the determinants of policy success and failures. Trainees will be introduced…
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100,000Fr

Time Series Data Analysis Using Stata

The main purpose of this course is to help participants understand key concepts in time series econometrics through hands-on application in stata. Basic concepts and models will be taught in simplest language for economists and junior researchers in economics to equip them with basic tools required to conduct empirical researches.…
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100,000Fr

External Sector Analysis

The external sector has increasingly become a major source of economic shock for most countries and more so during COVID-19 period. In addition, compilation of accurate external sector statistics is key to the implementation of evidence-based policies. Much as the internationally agreed compilation practices are long established, implementation challenges remain…
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100,000Fr

Introduction to Data Analysis using STATA

The dissemination of research and policy analysis skills is part of the mandate of the Center for Development Policy (CDP). Providing practical data analysis skills is a first step to creating a mass of competent policy analysts, researchers and data analysts. The goal of this introductory course in data analysis…
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100,000Fr

Intermediate Data Analysis using STATA

Intermediate data analysis using STATA is an intermediate-level course that builds on the introductory one. Participants who have never used STATA are therefore advised to take the introductory course as a prerequisite to this intermediate-level one. The intermediate course aims at equipping participants with relatively more advanced skills in data…
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100,000Fr

Introduction to Panel Data Analysis Using Stata

Panel data/longitudinal data refers to the data with observations about various cross-sections across time. One example is GDP data on East African Countries in the 1980-2020 period. For each cross-section (i.e. an entity: country, industry, or firm), information is collected for various time periods. Panel data has some advantages such…
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Free

Data Analysis and Regression with Stata

The aim of this course is to help participants increase their practical skills in using Stata for data analysis and regression.  This course does not teach data analysis and regression (in a theoretical sense), per se, but focuses on how to practically perform data and regression analyses using Stata.  Therefore,…
0
100,000Fr

Policy Analysis and Preparation of Policy Papers (Position paper, Policy Brief, Policy Pitch and Memo)

Public policy analysis has been described as the art and craft of “speaking truth to power” (Wildavsky, 1987). Policy analysis aims to provide evidence-based analysis and advice to guide the development and implementation of public policy/programs — and influence the work of government agencies and other stakeholders. Policy analysis requires…
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100,000Fr

Results-based Monitoring and Evaluation

The aim of this course is to impart the technical and managerial competencies needed to monitor the performance and evaluate the efficiency, effectiveness, relevance and sustainability of development programs and projects. Participants will learn to use various management tools and techniques for effective project monitoring, control and reporting. They will…
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100,000Fr

Advanced Data Analysis using STATA

The course in data analysis using STATA is a technical level course meant for those who have either completed both the introductory and intermediate courses or those who apply STATA in their routine research work. The distinction of this course is that it will equip participants with skills to handle…
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100,000Fr

Intermediate Data Analysis using STATA

Intermediate data analysis using STATA is an intermediate-level course that builds on the introductory one. Participants who have never used STATA are therefore advised to take the introductory course as a prerequisite to this intermediate-level one. The intermediate course aims at equipping participants with relatively more advanced skills in data…
0
100,000Fr

Introduction to Data Analysis using STATA

The dissemination of research and policy analysis skills is part of the mandate of the Center for Development Policy (CDP). Providing practical data analysis skills is a first step to creating a mass of competent policy analysts, researchers and data analysts. The goal of this introductory course in data analysis…
0
100,000Fr

External Sector Analysis

The external sector has increasingly become a major source of economic shock for most countries and more so during COVID-19 period. In addition, compilation of accurate external sector statistics is key to the implementation of evidence-based policies. Much as the internationally agreed compilation practices are long established, implementation challenges remain…
0