Applied Econometrics


November 18-21, 2019

4 days, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Grant Thornton Tower
Chicago, IL

The Applied Econometrics Certificate Program is not like academic econometric courses, which are often long on theory and short on practical applications. This program emphasizes business applications of statistical techniques and covers cutting-edge developments in economic methodologies and quantitative analysis. More course information

Registration Details

NABE Member*:  $1,700
U.S. Government Employee*: $1,800
Non-Member*: $1,850

*Early-Bird Deadline: October 16, 2019



and email to or fax to 202-463-6239. Please note: A $25 processing fee is added if not registering online.

NOTE: To be eligible for a refund less $50, a written cancellation must be received by the Early-Bird deadline of October 16, 2019. NABE reserves the right to cancel the seminar if sufficient registration is not achieved. Questions?  Please contact NABE at 202-463-6223 or



Grant Thornton Tower
171 North Clark
Chicago, IL 60601


About the Instructor

Douglas G. Steigerwald joined the faculty of the Department of Economics at the University of California, Santa Barbara after completing an M.A. in Statistics and a Ph.D. in Economics at the University of California, Berkeley. His research and teaching focus on frontier econometric methods at the intersection of economics, environmental science, computer science, geography and statistics.

At Santa Barbara Doug heads the Econometrics Research Group , which provides a focal point for graduate students from a range of departments who are conducting applied econometric research. He also has directed the American Economic Association's Summer Training Program, advised the Sloan Foundation on graduate research and is the faculty representative on the Board of Trustees of the UC Santa Barbara Foundation. Off campus, Doug has served as a consultant in the finance industry - for Hull Trading and Matlock Capital - and in the legal services industry - for LECG. He has also served as chair of the National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship Program in Economics.

In his free time, Doug enjoys writing travelogues.