Posted in February 2012

News, Sentiment, and Confidence in Fluctuations

News, Sentiment, and Confidence in Fluctuations

On March 5-6, I am organizing in Mannheim with Paul Beaudry (University of British Columbia) and Atilim Seymen (Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung) a ZEW/CEPR conference on News, Sentiment and Confidence in Fluctuations. This goal is to present and discuss recent works on the sources of macroeconomic fluctuations which are related to information/expectations/believes, etc… The final … Continue reading

LABEX IAM-TSE

LABEX IAM-TSE

 Bonne nouvelle. Le projet de LABEX que nous avions déposé (IAM-TSE) a été retenu et sera financé à hauteur de 15 millions d’euros sur 8 années.

The RunMyCode project

The RunMyCode project

 I have talked last thursday with Christophe Hurlin, a former co-author and colleague from the Université d’Orléans. He is involved in a fantastic project, RunMyCode, aiming at producing companion sites for research papers. The companion site will propose code, data and cloud computing resources, in order to promote reproducibility of research. Soon, all serious journals will add … Continue reading