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New Directions in Quantile Regression

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


Til Schuermann Public Talk (30 October)

Til Schuermann Public Talk (30 October)

Til Schuermann will give a Public Talk, titled "Colloquia on the European Crises" on 30th October, 11:00 - 12:15, in room LG17, Faculty of Law

Event Date - Friday 30th October 2015


Empirical Process Theory Tools for Statistics - Jon Wellner

Empirical Process Theory Tools for Statistics - Jon Wellner

Cambridge-INET and Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice (Cemmap) are hosting a talk by Jon Wellner (University of Washington) on "Empirical Process Theory Tools for Statistics" at CILIP on October 29th 2019 from 9.00am-5.00pm.

Published on - Thursday 23rd May 2019


Andrew Odlyzko Public Talk (21 Oct)

Andrew Odlyzko Public Talk (21 Oct)

Andrew Odlyzko will give a public talk called "The Uses, Abuses, and Non-uses of Quantitative Models in the British Railway Mania", on 21st October 2015 at 11am - 12.30pm in the Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 21st October 2015

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Modelling


Reassessing the EU Monetary and Fiscal Framework Conference

Reassessing the EU Monetary and Fiscal Framework Conference

ADEMU Kick-Off Conference, hosted by the University of Cambridge. Held in the McCrum Lecture Theatre, Corpus Christi College, Cambridge. Thursday 8th October - Friday 9th October 2015

Event Date - Friday 9th October 2015

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EU

Fiscal

Monetary


Big Data Big Methods Conference

Big Data Big Methods Conference

Cambridge-INET and Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice (Cemmap) are hosting a Big Data Big Methods Conference in the Winstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College on Tuesday 29 - Wednesday 30th September 2015.

Event Date - Tuesday 29th September 2015 - Wednesday 30th September 2015

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Big Data

Methods


Women in Economics Day

Women in Economics Day

A "Women in Economics Day" event is being held on 15th September 2015 at Gonville & Caius College Cambridge. Speakers include Kate Barker, Vicky Pryce, Liam Halligan and Victoria Bateman.

Event Date - Tuesday 15th September 2015

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Women in Economics


Search and Matching Conference

Search and Matching Conference

Coen Teulings (University of Cambridge) and Jake Bradley (University of Cambridge) are holding a Search and Matching Conference in the Old Kitchens, Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge on 10th-11th September 2015.

Event Date - Thursday 10th September 2015 - Friday 11th September 2015

Tags:

Search

Matching


Conference Marking 25 Years of the Cambridge Realist Workshop

Conference Marking 25 Years of the Cambridge Realist Workshop

A Reunion Conference was held in Newnham College Cambridge, September 7-9 2015. It was held to mark the the fact that the Cambridge Realist workshop has been running for 25 Years.

Event Date - Monday 7th September 2015


Persistent Output Gaps: Causes and Policy Remedies Workshop

Persistent Output Gaps: Causes and Policy Remedies Workshop

3rd - 4th September 2015 at Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge. The invited speakers are Gauti Eggerston (Brown), Bob Hall (Stanford) and Alp Simpsek (MIT)

Event Date - Thursday 3rd September 2015

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Policy


15th SAET Conference on Current Trends in Economics

15th SAET Conference on Current Trends in Economics

The 15th Annual SAET Conference will be held July 27-31, 2015 at the University of Cambridge, UK. The lectures will take place at The Møller Centre between July 27-31, 2015.

Event Date - Monday 27th July 2015 - Friday 31st July 2015


University Open Days 2015

University Open Days 2015

University Open Days, Thursday 2 and Friday 3 July 2015.The Faculty of Economics will have an Information Stand in the Law Faculty on both days manned by members of academic staff. Also in the Faculty's Meade Room a video of the 2015 Marshall Lecture, given by Prof. Raj Chetty will be shown all day.

Event Date - Friday 3rd July 2015


The Economic Development of India Workshop

The Economic Development of India Workshop

"An interdisciplinary workshop on the economic development of India will be held in Trinity Hall, Cambridge, on 26-27 June 2015. The aim is to encourage discussion across economics, history and related disciplines that is accessible to a wide audience.

Event Date - Friday 26th June 2015

Tags:

Development

India


Lunch Workshop in Economics

Lunch Workshop in Economics

Speakers: Julien Gagnon (Cambridge), Alexander Wolitzky (Stanford), Jay Lu (Princeton), Erzo Luttmer (Dartmouth)

Published on - Tuesday 23rd June 2015


Third European Meeting on Networks

Third European Meeting on Networks

The Meeting aims to offer a forum for the presentation and dissemination of frontier research on Networks.

Event Date - Thursday 18th June 2015 - Friday 19th June 2015

Tags:

Macronets

Networks


Econometrics of Networks Workshop

Econometrics of Networks Workshop

The Econometrics of Networks Workshop is a joint workshop between Cambridge-INET and The Econometrics Journal. It will be held on 17th June 2015, from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM at the Cambridge City Hotel, Cambridge.

Event Date - Wednesday 17th June 2015

Tags:

Networks

Econometrics


Keynes Fund Research Day 2015

Keynes Fund Research Day 2015

The Keynes Fund for Applied Economics, 2nd Research Day. Will take place in the Keynes Room, Faculty of Economics on 15th June 2015, 12.30pm - 4.15pm.

Event Date - Monday 15th June 2015


Big Data Conference

Big Data Conference

CeMMAP and Cambridge-INET are hosting a conference on Economic and Econometric Applications of Big Data to be held in Cambridge, UK June 11-12, 2015.

Event Date - Friday 12th June 2015

Tags:

Big Data

Applied Econometrics

Applied Economics


Cambridge-INET Research Day

Cambridge-INET Research Day

Cambridge-INET Research Day. Presentations by Cambridge-INET Postdoctoral Fellows. June 3rd 2015, from 9.30am - 1.00pm, in the Meade Room.

Event Date - Wednesday 3rd June 2015


Colloquia on the European Crises

Colloquia on the European Crises

The first Colloquium will take place on the 3rd of June 2015, from 5:30pm - 7:30pm, in the Roger Needham Room, Wolfson College.

Event Date - Wednesday 3rd June 2015

Tags:

Euro Crisis


Talk by Ramana Nanda (Harvard Business School)

Talk by Ramana Nanda (Harvard Business School)

Cambridge-INET visitor, Ramana Nanda (Harvard Business School), is giving a talk today. Title: 'Housing Collateral, Credit Constraints and Entrepreneurship - Evidence from a Mortgage Reform', 4.30-6.00pm, in the Meade Room

Event Date - Wednesday 20th May 2015

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Credit

Collateral


17th Babbage Lecture - Prof. Coen Teulings

17th Babbage Lecture - Prof. Coen Teulings

Babbage Industrial Policy Network and Cambridge-INET will be holding 17th Babbage Lecture. Prof. Coen Teulings will give a lecture entitled "Secular stagnation, rational bubbles, and fiscal policy", on Thursday 14 May 2015, 17.30 - 19.30, in Little Hall, Sidgwick Ave, Cambridge.

Event Date - Thursday 14th May 2015

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Secular stagnation

Rational Bubbles

Fiscal Policy


Reasoning via Formal Models in Economics

Reasoning via Formal Models in Economics

Reasoning via Formal Models in Economics. A Series of Three Afternoon Lecture Sessions by Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta and Professor Eric Maskin. Held on the 29th April, 6th May and 13th May, at the Isaac Newton Institute, Cambridge

Event Date - Wednesday 13th May 2015


Financial Crises: Lessons from History

Financial Crises: Lessons from History

A Symposium in Economics and History with Michael Bordo, Barry Eichengreen and Solomus Solomou. Held at Trinity College on 7th May, 2.00pm - 5.00pm

Event Date - Thursday 7th May 2015

Tags:

Finance

Economic History


Workshop on Tail Event Driven Risk Modelling

Workshop on Tail Event Driven Risk Modelling

Cambridge-INET are hosting a Workshop on "Tail Event Driven Risk Modelling" in the Winstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College on Tuesday 5th May 2015 and Wednesday 6th May 2015.

Published on - Tuesday 5th May 2015

Tags:

Modelling

Risks


Symposium on Contagion

Symposium on Contagion

This symposium brings together researchers working on different aspects of contagion from different perspectives, in order to explore common features and foster cross-pollination. Speakers will present work drawn from economics and finance, biology, computer science, network science and public health.

Event Date - Friday 24th April 2015

Tags:

Contagion

Finance

Networks


Economics and Policy in a Historical Mirror: The 'Thirties and the Noughties'

Economics and Policy in a Historical Mirror: The 'Thirties and the Noughties'

A debate around the latest book by Professor Barry Eichengreen. 15th April 2015 - King's, College, Cambridge.

Event Date - Wednesday 15th April 2015

Tags:

Economic Policy

Economic History


Workshop on Developments in Time Series

Workshop on Developments in Time Series

2nd April 2015 - Winstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College, Cambridge

Event Date - Thursday 2nd April 2015

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Time Series


Workshop on Microstructure Theory and Application

Workshop on Microstructure Theory and Application

This conference aims to bring together cutting edge theoretical and empirical research in market microstructure together to address issues of contemporary importance.

Event Date - Saturday 14th March 2015

Tags:

Microstructure

Empirical Research

Theoretical Research


Sir Richard Stone Annual Lecture 2015

Sir Richard Stone Annual Lecture 2015

Professor Jean-Marc Robin will present the seventh Sir Richard Stone Annual Lecture on the 11th March 2015, at The Cavonius Centre, Cambridge. The title of his talk is "Marriage, Labor Supply, and Home Production (A Longitudinal Microeconomic Analysis of Marriage, Intra-Household Bargaining and Time Use Using the BHPS, 1991-2008)".

Published on - Monday 16th February 2015


The Marshall Lectures 2014-2015

The Marshall Lectures 2014-2015

Prof. Raj Chetty will give this years Marshall Lecture. The title will be Improving Equality of Opportunity: New Evidence and Policy Lessons.

Published on - Wednesday 7th January 2015