Department of Econometrics

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Developments in regional public transport

Dennis Huisman, Professor of Public Transport Optimisation at Erasmus School of Economics, elaborates on developments in regional public transport.
Dennis Huisman

How can algorithms help improving train services during disruptions?

Professor Dennis Huisman has developed mathematical models and algorithms to improve the railway operations during disruptions.

Philip Hans Franses supervises doctoral dissertation at Anton de Kom University in Paramaribo

Surinamese economist Gavin Ooft, supervised by Professor Philip Hans Franses, successfully defended his PhD thesis at the Anton de Kom University in Suriname.

Modeling and forecasting box office revenues of blockbusters

With a simple model Professor Philip Hans Franses of Erasmus School of Economics describes weekly box office revenues for 40 top movies in the USA.

Soon to be published study in the American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics quantifies trade-off of containment measures during Covid-19

A new study by Annika Camehl and her co-author investigates the dynamic interaction between Covid-19, economic mobility and containment policy.

Statistics on the Atlantic trade in enslaved people show remarkable findings

A study by ESE researchers reveals that of all enslaved people who arrived in Dutch colonies, 37.4 % were transported by the Portuguese, and 12.6 % by the Dutch

Erasmus School of Economics well represented at annual SoFiE Conference in Seoul

Researchers Lumsdaine, Tetereva and Freire have distinguished themselves during the annual conference of the Society for Financial Econometrics.

Econometrics students develop impressive model centred around Albert Heijn's loyalty programme

Albert Heijn’s Data Science department partnered with our School to offer Econometrics students the opportunity to apply their knowledge to real-world case
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Leading scientist Michel Wedel strengthens Econometric Institute

The Econometric Institute of Erasmus School of Economics is welcoming leading scientist Michel Wedel as Visiting Professor on the Henri Theil rotating Chair.

PhD candidates Daan Opschoor and Terri van der Zwan winners of ECB PhD Paper competition

PhD candidates Opschoor and van der Zwan of have won the paper competition organised in virtue of the 2023 ECB Conference on Forecasting Techniques.

International Workshop on Psychometric Computing (Psychoco) 2024

On 29 February and 1 March 2024 Erasmus University Rotterdam will host the 2024 International Workshop on Psychometric Computing (Psychoco)

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Weining Wang, University of Groningen
Weining Wang looking at the camera

Recent Advances in Periodic Railway Timetable Optimization

Niels Lindner (Zuse Institute Berlin)
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Resource Allocation with Sigmoidal Demands: Mobile Healthcare Units and Service Adoption

Harwin de Vries (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
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Asymmetric Violations of the Spanning Hypothesis

Paul Riva, Northwestern University
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Estimating Macroeconomic News and Surprise Shocks

Lutz Kilian (Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas)
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Unearthing Financial Statement Fraud: Insights from News Coverage Analysis

Jianqing Fan, Princeton University
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Extending the Scope of Inference About Predictive Ability to Machine Learning Methods

Juan Carlos Escanciano (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)
Herfst op campus Woudestein

Beyond Arbitrage: Deviations from Risk-Return

Benjamin Holcblat, (University of Luxembourg)

On changepoint detection in functional data using empirical energy distance

Lorenzo Trapani, (University of Leicester)
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