Upcoming Presentations and Events

We are pleased to announce we will once again be hosting the University Seminar on Forecasting (part of the XD@GW initiative) for the 2016-2017 academic year.  

Several of our seminars are now also cross-listed with the Washington DC Area Econometrics Workshops.


Fall 2016

Thursday, October 27, 2016, 12:30 - 2:00 pm: Luis Catao (IMF) will present the World Economic Outlook: Key Issues and Prospects

Thursday, November 3, 2016, 12:30 - 1:15 pm: Michael Browne will present  "Estimating monetary policy rules in small very open economies" and 1:15 - 2:00 pm: Olga Bespalova will present "An evaluation of the directional accuracy of the World Economic Survey U.S. macroeconomic forecasts"

Thursday, December 1, 2016, 12:30 - 2:00 pm: Constantin Burgi (GW) will present "Is the Aggregate all that Matters for Economic Forecasts? Evaluating Bloomberg Survey Forecasts"

Conference in Germany!  December 5-6, 2016: 17th IWH-CIREQ-GW Macro­econometric Workshop to be held in Halle (Saale), Germany.  Call for Papers Submissions due September 30th.

Thursday, December 8, 2016, 12:30 - 2:00 pm: Edward Herbst (Federal Reserve) “Multi-Step Forecasting With State-Space Models” 


Spring 2016

April 20, 2017: Save the date for the 22nd Federal Forecasters Conference, FFC/2017!

If you have any suggestions for speakers to invite or for other events, please email Tara Sinclair

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Brown Bag and University Seminar Series on Forecasting

Except for special cases, our seminars will be held on Thursdays from 12:30pm to 2:00pm in the Kendrick Conference Room

Monroe Hall Room 321
2115 G Street NW
Washington, DC 20052

Please watch this site for upcoming events and email Tara Sinclair if you are interested in participating in this seminar.

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