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BBS Winter Term 2019/20

The PhD Research Seminar in Mathematics for Economics and Business ("Brown Bag Seminar") takes place on Wednesdays from 12:15 to 13:30 in seminar room D4.4.008 (Building D4, Entrance A, Level 4).

Schedule:
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

  • October 2, 2019 / 12:15 / D4.4.008
    Kick-off Meeting (no presentation)

  • October 23, 2019 / 12:15 / D4.4.008
    Annalisa Cadonna, Peter Knaus: Shrinkage in time-varying parameter models: the shrink TVP package and the triple gamma prior
    [Discussant: -]

  • November 6, 2019 / 12:15 / D4.4.008
    Kory D. Johnson: Adaptive, Distribution-Free Prediction Intervals for Deep Neural Networks
    [Discussant: Tobias Fissler]

  • November 13, 2019 / 12:15 / D4.4.008
    Jan Greve: Modeling of Stochastic Volatility using Factorial Hidden Markov Models -- Learning the number of active volatility components
    [Discussant: Sylvia Frühwirth-Schnatter]

  • November 20, 2019 / 12:15 / D4.4.008
    Gabriela Kováĉova
    [Discussant: Tobias Fissler]

  • November 27, 2019 / 12:15 / D4.4.008
    Verena Köck
    [Discussant: Darjus Hosszejni]

  • December 4, 2019 / 12:15 / D4.4.008 - RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES
    Dan Zhu (Monash University, Melbourne, Australia):
    Automated IPA for Bayesian MCMC: A New Approach for Local Prior Robustness and Convergence Analysis with Application to Multidimensional Macroeconomic Time Series with Shrinkage Priors

  • December 11, 2019 / 12:15 / D4.4.008
    Guido Gazzani
    [Discussant: Camilla Damian]

  • December 18, 2019 / 12:15 / D4.4.008
    Kory D. Johnson
    [Discussant: Laura Vana]

  • January 15, 2020 / 12:15 / D4.4.008
    Camilla Damian
    [Discussant: Zehra Eksi-Altay]

  • January 22, 2020 / 12:15 / D4.4.008
    Sühan Altay
    [Discussant: Kevin Kurt]

  • January 29, 2020 / 12:15 / D4.4.008
    Tobias Fissler
    [Discussant: Kory D. Johnson]

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