5th Annual Advances in Econometrics Conference at LSU

Econometrics of Risk Management

The Department of Economics, together with the Division of Economic Development and Forecasting, the Department of Finance and Louisiana State University’s Ourso College of Business Administration will host the 5th Annual Advances in Econometrics Conference, November 3-5, 2006, at the Lod  and Carole Cook Conference Center on the LSU campus in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  The focus of the conference includes applied or theoretical topics relevant to the application of econometrics in the field of risk management.

The conference is a companion to the volumes Advances in Econometrics: Econometrics of Risk Management (Volume 22, 2007) to be published by Elsevier Science.   The purpose of the conference is to bring together authors of papers, a small and highly regarded collection of scholars, for discussion, debate and feedback. Professors Jean-Pierre Fouque of the Department of Statistics & Applied Probability at the University of California at Santa Barbara and Knut Solna of the Department of Mathematics of the University of California at Irvine will serve as co-editors of the volume, along with series editor Thomas B. Fomby of the Economics Department at Southern Methodist University.

Volume 22 Econometrics of Risk Management Contents

2006 Conference Schedule

2006 Conference Pictures

Past Advances in Econometrics Conferences

Advances in Econometrics Series

Series Editors: Thomas B. Fomby, Department of Economics, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275 (tfomby@mail.smu.edu, 214-768-2559); R. Carter Hill, Department of Economics, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803 (eohill@lsu.edu,  225-578-1490)