SANEM organized the 8th South Asian Training Program on CGE Modeling in Cox’s Bazar

DSC_00104 (1)

The “8th South Asian Program on CGE Modeling” was organized jointly by SANEM, SAWTEE, Nepal and Center for WTO Studies, New Delhi on 4-8 August, 2015 at the Hotel Sea Crown, Cox’s Bazar, bangladesh. Professor Selim Raihan (Department of Economics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh and Executive Director, SANEM) conducted the training. Selected young researchers from Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, India, Pakistan, Bhutan and Fiji participated in the training. The inaugural session started with opening remarks from Dr. Selim Raihan and introduction of the participants. The training sessions focused on policy analysis, Social Accounting Matrix (SAM), construction of SAM Multiplier Model, Building CGE Models using GAMS, some hands on exercises on SAM and CGE Model using GAMS.