View all our latest upcoming events below.
MICROPROD’s partner CompNet is hosting its 9th Annual Conference! The full-fledged conference has been postponed to February 2021, but a short online event will take place on the 22nd of September. It will include a keynote speech by Marc Melitz where he will present the special chapter he co-authored in the CompNet Firm Productivity Report […]
On October 21st-23rd 2020, the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) will host its 2020 European Research Workshop in International Trade (ERWIT) online as a webinar, organised in cooperation with Università degli Studi di Milano, Centro Studi Luca d’Agliano, the Baffi Carefin Centre of Bocconi University and the Horizon 2020 MICROPROD Project. ERWIT is an annual […]
On October 29th 2020, MICROPROD will join forces with its sister EU-funded project GLOBALINTO, in order to debate several discussion papers originating from both projects’ research dealing with intangibles. This online workshop will end with a panel discussion focussing on policy recommendations. More is to come on the subjects to be discussed. To have a […]
MICROPROD’s partner CompNet is hosting an online conference on Zoom (originally scheduled to take place in Bratislava, SK) on “Sustainable development, firm performance and competitiveness policies in small open economies”. The webinar will take place from the 22nd until 24th of June 2020. The conference will take place over 3 days (2 short sessions per […]
On February 13th-14th, a MICROPROD Workshop with Nordic NSIs will take place in Copenhagen. As a follow-up to the 2nd Pilot NSI Workshop that took place in September last year, where key variables for improving and harmonizing productivity measurements have been discussed, this additional workshop aims at bringing on board Denmark, Norway, Finland and Sweden […]
MICROPROD’s 1st policy dialogue will take place on 4th December in Brussels, and will be hosted by Bruegel. This policy dialogue will bring academics, statisticians and institutional experts together with policy-makers and National Productivity Boards representatives, to discuss the following questions: Do we measure productivity correctly? Do we understand all the mechanisms at work, from […]
MICROPROD partners held their second annual consortium meeting on 3rd-4th December 2019. During this 2-day event, the partners got the opportunity to provide updates on all Work Packages’ activities, and to start preparation of the upcoming periodic report and review meeting, both meant to provide the European Commission with updates on the project progress and […]
On September 24th-25th, the 2nd MICROPROD Pilot NSI Workshop will take place in Amsterdam. As part of Work Package 1, this event brings together representatives from National Statistical Institutes (NSIs) and MICROPROD to extend and improve the available data for micro level productivity measurement. The purpose of this workshop is to follow up on the […]
MICROPROD’s 1st Pilot NSI workshop took place in Halle, Germany, on 6th-7th May 2019. The workshop gathered the representatives of the statistical institutes from Denmark, Poland, France, Germany and the Netherlands and the representatives of MICROPROD Consortium. This initial meeting allowed to check the availability of data that MICROPROD consortium will be able to exploit.
The MICROPROD consortium held its kick-off meeting on 5th-6th February 2019. During this 2-day event the partners got the opportunity to get to know each other, to present the plan of work for their respective work-packages, to elect the governing bodies of the consortium and to agree to the overall internal organisation of the project.