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November

22
Nov
2018
Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | Seminar

Improved methods for combining point forecasts for an asymmetrically distributed variable

Professor Shaun Vahey, University of Warwick

11am–12pm

Many studies have found that forecast combination improves forecast accuracy. An often-used approach developed by Granger and Ramanathan (GR, 1984) utilises a linear-Gaussian regression model to combine point forecasts. This presentation generalises their approach for an asymmetrically distributed target variable.

November

27
Nov
2018
Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | Seminar

IMF World Economic Outlook October 2018

Malhar Nabar, International Monetary Fund

11am–12pm

This presentation will discuss issues facing the global economy 10 years after the 2008 financial crisis, based on the recently launched edition of the IMF’s flagship publication, World Economic Outlook, October 2018.

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