HeiKaMEtrics is a joint research initiative in Econometrics organized by Prof. Dr. Christian Conrad (Heidelberg University), Prof Dr. Melanie Schienle (KIT) and Prof. Dr. Carsten Trenkler (Mannheim University). Each semester we have a joint PhD-student/junior researcher workshop at alternating locations. More information: HeiKaMEtrics
Preise und Auszeichnungen
Dissertationspreis 2017 für Dr. Carsten BormannUnser Mitarbeiter Carsten Bormann hat den Dissertationspreis der KIT-Fakultät Wirtschaftswissenschaften im Bereich VWL/Statistik 2017 gewonnen. Wir gratulieren herzlich
Fakultätslehrpreis 2017Wir haben für das neue Grundlagenprogramm in Statistik I und II den Lehrpreis der Fakultät erhalten. Hier ist der Link zum Preisträgervideo http://www.kit.edu/forschen/21860.php. Vielen Dank allen Studierenden für diese Anerkennung. Es macht Spaß mit Ihnen zu arbeiten.
Prof. Melanie Schienle was invited to give a talk at the research seminar Econometrics and Statistics at the University of Cologne on January 10th, 2017.
Prof. Melanie Schienle was invited to give a talk at the CFE-ERCIM conference in Sevilla from December 9 to 11, 2016.
Prof. Melanie Schienle was invited to give a talk at Uppsala University, Sweden on November 23, 2016.
From September 28 to October 15, 2016, Prof. Melanie Schienle was at Konkuk University, South Korea, for a research stay.
Prof. Melanie Schienle was invited to give a talk at CREATES, Aarhus University on September 22, 2016.
The joint inaugural address of Prof. York Sure-Vetter and Prof. Melanie Schienle was held on July 21st 2016.
Prof. Melanie Schienle was invited to give a talk at the 4th Institute of Mathematical Statistics Asia Pacific Rim Meeting (IMS-APRM) in Hong Kong from 27th to 30th of June 2016.
Rebekka Gätjen and Chong Liang each gave an accepted talk at the International Association for Applied Econometrics Conference in Milan from 22nd to 25th of June 2016.
Prof. Melanie Schienle was invited to give a talk at the Bank for International Settlements on May 6th 2016.
Rebekka Gätjen gave an accepted talk at the Spring Meeting of Young Economists in Lisbon from March 31st to April 2nd 2016.
Prof. Melanie Schienle was invited to give a talk at the workshop on Applied Statistics at Dresden Institute of Technology from 10th to 11th of March 2016.
Prof. Melanie Schienle was invited to give a talk at the CFE-ERCIM Conference in London from 12th to 14th of December 2015.
Prof. Melanie Schienle was invited to give a talk at the conference "Non-linear Models with Non-stationary Regressors" at Oxford University on November 20th 2015.
Prof. Melanie Schienle was invited to give a talk at the Center of Financial Econometrics at Essex University (UK) on October 7th 2015
Prof. Melanie Schienle gave a talk about "Determination of VECM in Higher Dimensions" at the „Worlds Congress of the Econometric Society“ in Montreal from 17th to 21st of August 2015.
Prof. Melanie gave a talk about "Systemic Risk Spillovers in the European Banking and Sovereign Risk" at the Systemic Risk Tomography Conference (SYRTO) from 4th to 5th of June 2015 in Amsterdam.
Rebekka Gätjen also gave a talk at the SYRTO-Conference about "Measuring Connectedness of Euro Area Sovereign Risk".
Chong Liang gave a talk about "Determination of VECM in Higher Dimensions" at the 11th International Symposium onEconometric Theory and Applications (SETA 2015) from 30th to 31st of May 2015 at Hitotsubashi University (Japan) as well as at the 2nd Annual Conference of the International Association for Applied Econometrics (IAAE) from 25th to 27th of June at the University of Macedonia in Thessaloniki.
Prof. Melanie Schienle gave a talk about "Beyond dimension two: A test for higher-order tail risk" at the 11th BMRC-DEMS Conference on Macro and Financial Economics/Econometrics from 18th to 19th of May at Brunel University (London, UK)
Dr. Julia Schaumburg, VU Amsterdam
7th July 2016
Prof. Robert Taylor, University of Essex
19th May 2016
Prof. Nikolaus Hauitsch, University of Vienna
27th-29th April 2016
Jörg Urban, Bank for International Settlements
11th February 2016
Prof. Wolfgang Härdle, HU Berlin
21st-23rd March 2016
Prof. Kyusang Yu, Konkuk University, Sout Korea
18th-31st January 2016
Dr. Julia Schaumburg, VU Amsterdam
15th January 2016
Prof. Nestor Parolya, Leibniz University Hannover
21st-24th September 2015
Prof. Dr. Kyusang Yu , Konkuk University, South Korea
14th-21st June 2015