GEN Training

Upcoming GEN Training 



Course Title   


1st and 2nd May 2017

(9am - 5pm)

Introduction to Cost - Benefit Analysis 1 spot left!!

Cost: $600+GST

Registration OPEN

Prof. Adam B. Jaffe


Kirsten Jensen

The Treasury

23rd and 24th May 2017

(9am - 4.30pm)

Introduction to Behavioural Economics for Policy

Cost: $400+GST

Registration OPEN

Dr Marcos Pelenur


12th, 19th and 26th June 2017

(10am - 3pm)

Introduction to Environmental Economics

Cost: $500+GST

Dr Ross Cullen

Lincoln University

21st, 22nd, 28th and 29th August 2017

(8.30am - 12pm)

Introduction Microeconomics for Policy Analysis

Cost: $400+GST

Dr Veronica Jacobsen


23rd, 25th, 30th and 31st

August 2017

(23rd, 30th 12.30pm - 4.30pm)

(25th, 31st 9am - 1pm)

Regulation: New Thinking, New Developments and New Tools, covering:

  • "The Big Picture"
  • Regulatory Stewardship
  • Legislative Design
  • Regulatory Practice

Cost: $400+GST

Dr Peter Mumford, Susan Hall, Karl Simpson, Mark Steel


Cassie Nicholson

Parliamentary Council Office

Jonathan Ayto

The Treasury

11th, 14th, 18th, 21st, 25th and 29th September 2017

(10.30am - 2.30pm)

Introductory Macroeconomics for Policy Analysis

Cost: $500+GST

Andrew Coleman

Otago University

Email info@gen.org.nz to register your interest.

Continuing your professional development in economics

GEN training courses provide an introduction to using economics in your work. Here are some opportunities for continuing your professional development.   

Professional Economics Programme, Victoria University of Wellington - victoria.ac.nz/mpe

If you would like to include your programme here please email info@gen.org.n