Training is essential in order to provide the new generation of researchers with the right tools to study the topic of competitiveness. CompNet aims at providing summer schools on a regular basis and at supporting similar initiatives organised by other institutions.

Forthcoming Training events


To be announced.



Past Training Events



CompNet training course; "Firm-level applied econometrics"

15th & 16th of November 2017, European Commission, Brussels

CompNet is organizing a two-day course at the European Commission focussing on firm performance and allocative innefficiency estimation. The aim is to give an accessible overview of current literature and hands-on tools to work with the CompNet database. 

See the Syllabus here for additional information. 

As always, organized courses are open for all CompNet members and participating institutions, given the capacity constraints of course. If you have any questions regarding participation, or regarding the contents of the training course do not hesitate to contact the CompNet secretariat.


CompNet training and summer school participation is open to all CompNet members and Participating institutions.