21st Dynamic Econometrics Conference

Conference Announcement and Call for Papers

This is the first announcement and call for papers for the 21st Dynamic Econometrics Conference, which will be held at The George Washington University on Thursday and Friday, March 14-15, 2019. In collaboration with the Research Program in Forecasting Department of Economics at The George Washington University Washington, DC, USA.

The Dynamic Econometrics Conference provides a forum for the presentation and exchange of research results and practical experience within the fields of computational and financial econometrics, empirical economics, time-series and cross-section econometrics, and applied mathematics. The conference program will feature contributed paper sessions, poster sessions, PhD SPEED presentations, and the invited Ana Timberlake memorial lecture. The conference will also feature a panel discussion with developers of the OxMetrics econometrics software, including Jurgen A. Doornik, David F. Hendry, Siem Jan Koopman, and Sébastien Laurent. The conference (previously named the OxMetrics User Conference) is open to all those interested, and not just to OxMetrics users.

Click here to view the program from the 20th conference in September 2018.

Submissions

Please submit a full paper (with abstract) in PDF format by email to Neil R. Ericsson (ericsson@frb.gov) and Frederick L. Joutz (fred.joutz@gmail.com) on or before Wednesday January 9, 2019. Decisions on submissions will be made by January 14, 2019. The conference program will be posted in early February 2019.

Registration, conference fee, and accommodation

The logistics of the conference are organized by Timberlake Consultants, the publishers of OxMetrics software. Online registration will open in early 2019 (see the conference web site). A conference registration fee will be applicable to all non-presenting delegates and will include conference materials, refreshments, lunches, and the conference dinner on Thursday March 14, 2019. The conference fee is $140. Full-time students pay 50% of the fee. The conference fee is waived for presenters (only one fee waiver per presentation, regardless of the number of authors involved). The student registration fee and the presenter’s waived registration fee do not include the conference dinner, although students and presenters may attend the conference dinner for a supplementary charge of $50.

Information on local accommodation will be available on the conference website shortly.

Short courses On Monday-Wednesday March 11-13, 2019, immediately prior to the conference, the OxMetrics development team will offer short courses on Economic Forecasting, Econometric Modeling, and Volatility Modeling. Full details will be available on the conference website shortly.

View the agenda and register your space for the 'Modelling and Forecasting Spring School 2019' 2.5-Day Course here. Course delivered by Jennifer Castle (University of Oxford), Jurgen A. Doornik (University of Oxford), Sir David F. Hendry (University of Oxford) and J. James Reade.

View the agenda and register your space for the 'State Space Methods and Applications' 3 x Half Day Course here. Course delivered by Siem Jan Koopman (VU University Amsterdam).

PhD SPEED presentations We encourage PhD students in the middle or end of their studies to submit a PDF file containing 5 slides that summarize the motivation, model, and main results of a research topic in their PhD dissertation. Selected students will be given 10 minutes each to present their work. The programme committee will evaluate the quality of both the presentation and the research topic, with the best receiving an award from Timberlake Consultants.

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