In mid September 2018, another scientist with research interests related to EMbeDS will join the Sant’Anna School for a visiting period.
Koichi Maekawa is an Emeritus Professor of Econometrics and advisor of the Statistical Science Research Core at Hiroshima University (Japan). His research interests include Regression analysis, Time series analysis, High frequency data, Causality, and Independent Component Analysis, with applications to Economics and Finance. Koichi's work has been published in several high profile journals -- including Econometrica, Econometric Theory, Economics Letters, and the Journal of Econometrics.
Koichi will interact with Alessio Moneta and his group. On tue Sept 25, 2:00pm-4:00pm (Aula 10, Piazza Martiri della Libertà 33), he will also give a lecture titled "Non-Gaussian Structural Var Models with Applications to Japanese Quantitative Easing Monetary Policy" as part of the seminars series of the Institute of Economics. Students, researchers, and all members of the EMbeDS community are welcome to join us for this event.