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.
We are on break for the holidays - see the schedule below for when we restart in late February:
February 23, 2017, 12:30 - 2:00 pm: Jevgenijs Steinbuks will present “Assessing the Accuracy of Electricity Production Forecasts”
March 2, 2017, 12:30 - 2:00 pm: Gabriel Mathy (American University) will present “How did forecasters respond to the American growth slowdown since the mid-2000s?”
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.
May 4, 2017, 12:30 - 2:00 pm: Travis Berge (Federal Reserve Board) TBA.
If you have any suggestions for speakers to invite or for other events, please email Tara Sinclair
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.