Venue: Court Room (map), University of Stirling, FK9 4LA, Stirling, UK
We are pleased to invite you to a one-day workshop on “Using Administrative Data for Economic Research” to be held at the University of Stirling on 12th May 2016. The workshop is organised by Dr Tanya Wilson (Economics Division) and sponsored by the Scottish Institute for Research in Economics (SIRE).
The aim of this event is to showcase opportunities that administrative data provides to further economic research, with the aim of promoting wider engagement of economic researchers with the rich information available in administrative data, and to encourage innovative research that creates high-impact evidence to inform policy.
09.00 – 09.30 Registration and Coffee
09.30 - 11.00 Administrative Data Facilitators
Professor Chris Dibben – Director Administrative Data Research Centre – Scotland
Suhail Iqbal – Electronic Data Research and Innovation Service, Farr Institute
Professor Nick Bailey - Associate Director of the Urban Big Data Centre, Glasgow
11.00 – 11.15 Coffee
11.15 – 13.00 Scottish Government
Heather McCauley – Strategy Unit
Elaine Drennan – Lifelong Learning Analysis
Alastair McAlpine – Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation