The target audience for the course is talented young economists from ENSEA and ASE who want to learn about data science and computer-driven economic modeling. The course will provide students with an introduction and exposure to key tools in quantitative economics that are in high demand in academic economics and industry.
The lead instructor and academic coordinator for the program is 𝐓𝐡𝐨𝐦𝐚𝐬 𝐉. 𝐒𝐚𝐫𝐠𝐞𝐧𝐭, co-founder of QuantEcon, Professor of Economics at New York University, and 2011 Nobel Laureate in Economic Sciences. Classes will be Monday-Friday July 11-15 and Monday-Friday July 18-22. 10 classes, each of 3 hours total length.