Probabilistic Approach to Assessing Macroeconomic Uncertainties


ESRC/ORA Project

Uncertainty and Economic Forecasting

Thursday 8 - Friday 9 May 2014


Wojciech Charemza (University of Leicester),

Raffaella Giacomini (University College London),

Svetlana Makarova (University College London),

Xuguang (Simon) Sheng (American University)

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Co-funded by ESRC/ORA project RES 360-25-0003 'Probabilistic Approach to Assessing Macroeconomic Uncertainties', the Centre for Macroeconomics, the Department of Economics and the School of Slavonic and East European Studies at University College London, and the University of Leicester.

Location: Room 433, UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies, 16 Taviton Street, London, WC1H 0BW.

The purpose of the workshop is to bring together researchers working on various aspects of measurement, modelling, evaluation and analysis of macroeconomic uncertainties, with a special emphasis on its use in probabilistic forecasting.

Programme is available here

Confirmed Speakers:

Scott Baker (Stanford)

Ulrich Müller (Princeton)

Sydney Ludvigson (NYU)

Anna Orlik (Federal Reserve System)

Ana Galvão (Warwick Business School)

Robert Rich (Federal Reserve Bank of New York)

Andrea Tamoni (LSE)

Katharina Glass (Universität Hamburg)

Rhys Bidder (Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco)