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, December 1, 2016, 12:30 - 2:00 pm: Constantin Bürgi (GW) will present What Do We Lose When We Average Expectations?

Conference in Germany!  December 5-6, 2016: 17th IWH-CIREQ-GW Macro­econometric Workshop to be held in Halle (Saale), Germany and co-sponsored by the GW Research Program on Forecasting.  

Thursday, December 8, 2016, 12:30 - 2:00 pm: Edward Herbst (Federal Reserve) “Filtering for Multi-step Prediction with DSGE Models” 


Spring 2016

April 20, 2017: Save the date for the 22nd Federal Forecasters Conference, FFC/2017.  The theme for FFC/2017 is "The Potential for Big Data in Forecasting." For more information and to register, please visit the FFC Eventbrite site. For more information on how to submit an abstract (due February 1, 2017), see the call for papers.

April 27-28, 2017: Save the date for our workshop on "Forecasting Issues in Developing Countries."  The International Institute of Forecasters, International Monetary Fund, American University and GW’s Research Program on Forecasting are jointly planning this workshop to be held at the International Monetary Fund in Washington, DC.  Paper submission deadline is February 14, 2017.  Call for papers is here.

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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