Group for Research in Decision Analysis
Finance and Econometrics

Includes applications in financial products management, econometric modeling, portfolio optimization and risk assessment.

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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.

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10:45 AM–12:00 PMNov 13, 2019 10:45 AM
GERAD seminar
Mélina Mailhot Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Concordia University, Canada
Room 4488, André-Aisenstadt Building, Université de Montréal Campus
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