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Tracking the Mutant Strain: Forecasting Covid in the UK

A new study co-authored by Andrew Harvey, and published in the National Institute Economic Review, focuses on the growth rate of the daily number of cases, and the new mutant variants of COVID.

Published on: Monday 26th July 2021

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COVID-19

Forecasting

Time Series

Models


Rational Epidemic Theory and Game Theoretic Models

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd gave a plenary talk at The Bridging Disciplinary Divides for Behaviorally Modulated Mathematical Models in Human Epidemiology workshop.

Published on: Thursday 27th May 2021

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COVID-19

Epidemic Theory

Game Theory

Models


Oliver Linton Elected Society for Financial Econometrics President

The Society for Financial Econometrics is a global network of academics and practitioners dedicated to sharing research and ideas in the fast growing field of financial econometrics.

Published on: Tuesday 6th April 2021

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Finance

Econometrics

Models

Methods

Theme: empirical


Predicting When Conflict Breaks Out: A Hard Problem

Dr Christopher Rauh is proposing a new model for forecasting conflict, which could predict when outbreaks of violence might escalate and spill into armed conflict.

Published on: Thursday 25th March 2021

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Conflict

Prediction

Models

Risk Estimation

Theme: transmission


Can You Predict the Risk of Armed Conflict in the World?

La Vanguardia newspaper has published an article that reports on Dr. Christopher Rauh's new model for forecasting conflict.

Published on: Friday 26th March 2021

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Conflict

Prediction

Models

Risk Estimation

Theme: transmission


NIESR Weekly Covid-19 Tracker Using Time Series Model

A new study co-authored by Emeritus Professor Andrew Harvey produces good forecasts of epidemics before new cases or deaths peak.

Published on: Sunday 21st February 2021

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COVID-19

Time Series

Forecasting

Models


Social Distancing: Two Extensions of the Standard Model Research Seminar

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd gave a talk about his research into "Social Distancing: Two Extensions of the Standard Model" as part of the Adam Smith's Panmure House research seminar series.

Published on: Tuesday 12th January 2021

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COVID-19

Social Distancing

Epidemiology

Models


New Directions in Quantile Regression

Quantile regression is a comprehensive ensemble of statistical techniques for estimating models for conditional quantile functions. This conference will bring together leading contributors to the quantile regression literature to discuss recent developments, raise open problems and consider future research challenges.

Event Date: Thursday 10th December 2015 - Friday 11th December 2015

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Quantile Regression

Estimation

Models

Theme: none


Prof. Giancarlo Corsetti "Metaphors and Models of the Eurozone Crisis"

Professor Giancarlo Corsetti will be giving the Edgeworth Lecture on "Metaphors and Models of the Eurozone Crisis", at the 29th Annual Irish Economic Association Conference, on May 8th 2015.

Published on: Friday 8th May 2015

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Models

Eurozone

EU


Masterclass with Wolfgang Härdle

Cambridge-INET will be hosting a Masterclass with Prof. Wolfgang Härdle (Federal Reserve) at the Winstanley Theatre, Trinity College, Cambridge, on the 28th - 29th May 201=4, from 09.30am - 6.00pm. Please register you interest.

Event Date: Wednesday 28th May 2014 - Thursday 29th May 2014

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Time Series

Models

Time-varying

non-Gaussian

Theme: empirical


Masterclass with Marc Hallin

Cambridge-INET will be hosting a Masterclass with Prof. Marc Hallin (Emeritus Professor of Statistics at the Mathematics Department of the Université libre de Bruxelles and the European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics.) in the Keynes and Meade Room, Faculty of Economics Cambridge, on the 17th - 19th February 2014.

Event Date: Monday 17th February 2014 - Wednesday 19th February 2014

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Time Series

Dynamics

Models

Theme: empirical