Cahiers du GERAD
David Ardia, Associate Professor in the Department of Decision Sciences, received the Best Paper Award for 2018-2019 from the International Journal of Forecasting.
The article is entitled Questioning the news about economic growth: Sparse forecasting using thousands of news-based sentiment values. It was co-authored with Kris Boudt, Professor at Ghent University, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, and Keven Bluteau, Postdoctoral Researcher at Ghent University and HEC Montréal.
Based on a very competitive process, the selection of the winning entry was made from among all the articles published in the journal during 2018 and 2019.
David Ardia – Department of Decision Sciences, HEC Montréal, Canada