Appendix A: GEM-E3-CAT Model Description

Publication date:

The GEM-E3-CAT model is a multi-regional, multi-sectoral, recursive dynamic computable general equilibrium (CGE) model. The blueprint to develop the GEM-E3-CAT was the GEM-E3 model38 which has been used by several Directorate Generals of the European Commission (economic affairs, competition, environment, taxation, research) and by national authorities. GEM-E3-CAT provides details on the macro-economy it is an empirical, large scale model, written entirely in structural form. GEM-E3-CAT is handled, operated and maintained by E3-Modelling.