cef.up


Advanced Training in Economics

Amos Golan

 

American University

 

 

           "Foundations of Info-Metrics"

 

 

 

15 October

9h00-12h00

 

Introduction, Rational Inference and Metrics of Info-Metrics (room 404).

 

15 October

14h00-16h00

 

Maximum Entropy (Part I) (room 404).

 

16 October

9h00-12h00

 

Maximum Entropy (Part II); Examples; Lab experiments (room 404).

 

16 October

14h00-16h00

 

Prior Information; Class Experiments (room 404).

 

18 October

9h00-12h00

 

Test Statistics and Diagnostics; Computer Lab Experiments; The Info-Metrics Framework (Part I) (room 404).

 

18 October

14h00-16h00

 

The Info-Metrics Framework (Part II) (room 404).

 

19 October

9h00-12h00

 

Information Theoretic Methods (Part I – Discrete Choice) (room 404).

 

19 October

14h30-16h30

 

Information Theoretic Methods (Part II – Continuous Problems); Empirical Examples; Class Summary (room 404).

 

19 October

13h00-14h00

 

Data Confession, Torture and Truth: Classical Statistics vs. Info-Metrics (room 613).

  

Pre-requisites to attend the course: Microeconometrics.

 

The number of available slots is limited due to the capacity of the Lab room. Registration is mandatory.  Please send an e-mail to jjorge@fep.up.pt until 3 October 2018.

 

 

Cef.Up has been financed by Portuguese Public Funds through FCT (Fundação para a Ciência  e a Tecnologia)  and by the European Regional Development Fund through COMPETE 2020 – Programa Operacional Competitividade e Internacionalização (POCI)  – in the framework of the project  POCI-01-0145-FEDER-006890.