12 Spatial Econometrics Advanced Institute

The 12th edition of SEAI Summer school will take place next May at the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart in Rome (Italy).

The Spatial Econometrics Advanced Institute (SEAI) is the advanced school of the Spatial Econometrics Association. It is held yearly and it consists of a 4-weeks course. It is a unique opportunity to be introduced to the methods and practice of Spatial Econometrics by the leading experts in the field.


Week I: 13th-17th May
Spatial Statistics, Prof. Giuseppe Arbia, University “Cattolica del Sacro Cuore ” of Rome.
Week II: 20th-24th May
Spatial econometrics, Prof. Anil Bera, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champain.
Week III: 27th – 31st May
Econometric Methods for Spatial and Social Networks, Prof. Ingmar Prucha, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland

Week 4: 3rd-7th June

Panel data, Prof. Badi Baltagi, Siracuse University, Syracure, New York

The program of activities includes:

  • 4 weeks, 5 days a week (Mon-Fri), 3 hours a day devoted to lectures in the mornings, 2 hours a day in the afternoon devoted to computer laboratory in R,
  • weekly school events (visit to museum, walking or biking in Rome, weekly dinner);
  • one social dinner;
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Certifications & Titles

certificate of participation

Study Options

Full Time


International Fees : 1000 - 2300 EUR


Full course                               student          € 2.300                                        others                                          €3.300

1 week                                     student  €1.000                                         others                                          €1.300

2 weeks                                   student  €1.500                                          others                                          €2.000

3 weeks                                   student        € 2.000                                          others                                       €3.000


Piazza F. Vito, 1

Rome , Italy

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