01 / 09 / 2020
1st European Conference “Moving the Frontier of the Macroeconomic Modelling of R&I” on 7-8 September 2020
The European Commission (EC) is organising the first European Conference on Macroeconomic Modelling of Research & Innovation (R&I), which aims at:
- contributing to the further development of the treatment and assessment of R&I investments and the role that public policies in scientific, technological and economic development;
- to being the first of a series of events to discuss advances and best practice in the field.
This conference is also the next step of EC’s work on the treatment of R&I in macroeconomic models for policy making, in order to improve its capability to assess the impact of R&I policies and investments. It is targeted to scholars notably in the field of science, R&I and macroeconomic models, economists as well as policy-makers.