OBJECTIVES
1

Foster academic collaboration between research economists based at McGill University and Universidad de Montevideo, focusing on empirical data analysis of large administrative datasets.

2

Enrich policy discourse and policy outreach by establishing two-way collaborations between academic researchers at the two universities and government bodies.

3

Share best practices on cybersecurity and secure treatment of government-owned confidential data.

4

Student training in economic analysis using big data and promotion of student exchange between the two academic units at both undergraduate and graduate level.