ADS & AMDS Webinar | Modelling Economic & Health Effects of COVID-19 Policies
Aims of this series:
- Showcase the power and limitations of data centred approaches
- Jointly understand and learn from the different COVID approaches and views
- Shape the time for Data Science research/education after the lock-down
Lecture 4: Modelling economic and health effects of COVID-19 policy measures
This presentation will be about a model that has been developed at Wharton to simulate the economic and health effects of policy decisions. For a detailed model description: https://budgetmodel.wharton.upenn.edu/issues/2020/5/1/coronavirus-reopening-simulator
16:00 Welcome & Introduction
16:05 Talk by Kent Smetters, Alex Arnon and John Ricco
Marc Salomon (ABS UvA, ADS) and Mark Hoogendoorn (VU, AMDS)
Kent Smetters is the Boettner Chair Professor at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School and a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research.
Alex Arnon is Senior Analyst at the Penn-Wharton Budget Model
John Ricco is Senior Analyst at the Penn-Wharton Budget Model
Date: Wednesday 24 June 2020
Zoom details to follow soon.