04 Jun 21 | News

Launch of the LISER-NUIG-IMA Microsimulation and Inequality Global Webinar Series

The webinar targets both at academics and public policy analysists

The Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER), the National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG) and the International Microsimulation Association (IMA) have launched a new webinar series. 

This series of seminars aims to bring together the latest research using microsimulation techniques or addressing social inequalities. It provides a forum for networking, for discussing current research and for getting feedback from peers in the field in a friendly and supportive environment. It is targeted both at academics and public policy analysists.

The seminar series will take place on Teams and begin at 2.00 p.m. Luxembourg time (08:00 a.m. Washington, 10:00 pm Sydney) on the 2nd Thursday of every month*. 

The inaugural webinar will take place on June 10, 2021 and be hosted by Professor Robert Tanton from University of Canberra and the President of the International Microsimulation Association (IMA). He will present "How new data sources are changing policy modelling". 

* Following the June 10 event, sessions will resume from September onwards.

To register to the seminar series, please contact our Office Manager, Mrs. Axelle Depireux,

For further information, please contact the seminar co-organizers:

Dr. Denisa M. Sologon
Senior Research Economist, LISER

Prof. Cathal O’Donoghue,