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BBS Summer Term 2020

The PhD Research Seminar in Mathematics for Economics and Business ("Brown Bag Seminar") takes place on Wednesdays from 12:15 to 13:30 - from April 29, 2020 onwards online via MS Teams.
Please join the team here.

A direct link to the respective stream can be found at each date. Please note that MS Teams requires either the desktop/mobile app or one of two browsers, Edge or Chrome.

Schedule:

(12:00-12:15 Dial-in)
12:15-13:00 Talk
13:00-13:30 Discussion

The seminar is a forum where PhD students and postdocs present their research projects; work in progress is fully ok. Moreover, some more senior faculty members talk about their work.
Typically, each presentation is followed by a short discussion.

Seminar Schedule

  • March 4, 2020 / 12:15 / D4.4.008
    Daniel Winkler (Institute for Interactive Marketing & Social Media, WU):
    Towards Solving Meta-problems in Statistical Computing – A Domain Specific Language for Gibbs Samplers
    [Discussant: Darjus Hosszejni]

  • March 11, 2020 / 12:15 / D4.4.008  RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES

  • March 18, 2020 / 12:15 / D4.4.008 no seminar

  • March 25, 2020 / 12:15 / D4.4.008  RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES

  • April 1, 2020 / 12:15 / D3.0.222 no seminar

  • April 22, 2020 / 12:15 / D4.4.008 !!! CANCELLED !!!
    Benny Hartwig (Deutsche Bundesbank; Department of Money and Macroeconomics, Goethe University Frankfurt): Robust Inference in Time-Varying Structural VAR Models: The DC-Cholesky Multivariate Stochastic Volatility Model
    > Abstract 
    > Paper

    [Discussant: Sylvia Frühwirth-Schnatter] 

  • April 29, 2020 / 12:15 / online via MS Teams - direct link (open in Edge or Chrome)
    Lukas Sablica: Watson S01E02
    [Discussant: Laura Vana]

  • May 13, 2020 / 12:15 / online via MS Teams - direct link (open in Edge or Chrome)
    Jana Hlavinová: Elicitability and Identifiability of Set-Valued Measures of Systemic Risk
    [Discussant: Verena Köck]

  • May 27, 2020 / 12:15 / online via MS Teams - direct link (open in Edge or Chrome)
    Darjus Hosszejni: An Efficient Smoothing Framework
    [Discussant: Julian Amon]

  • June 3, 2020 / 12:15 / online via MS Teams - direct link (open in Edge or Chrome)
    Julian Amon: How to publish, not perish? An NLP approach to classifying journal articles
    [Discussant: Lukas Sablica]

  • June 10, 2020 / 12:15 / online via MS Teams - direct link (open in Edge or Chrome)
    Kevin Kurt: Markov-modulated Affine Processes
    [Discussant: Guido Gazzani]

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