December 12, 2019


Macroeconometric Workshop


December 12, 2019


German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Mohrenstraße 58
10117 Berlin


Helmut Lütkepohl, Freie Universität Berlin

We are pleased to announce that on December 12, 2019 DIW Berlin will host the “Macroeconometric Workshop”. The workshop covers presentations of both methodological and applied contributions on the frontier of research in quantitative macroeconomics, with a focus on empirical research. The event is organized with the support of the Departments of Macroeconomics and Forecasting of DIW Berlin, the School of Business & Economics of Freie Universität Berlin, and BERA (Berlin Economics Research Associates).

Dates and Deadlines

Please send a full paper to no later than October 15, 2019. Extended abstracts will not be considered.

We are pleased to announce as keynote speaker:

Helmut Lütkepohl

(Freie Universität Berlin, DIW Berlin)

"Bayesian Inference for Structural Vector Autoregressions Identified by Markov-Switching Heteroskedasticity"

Geraldine Dany-Knedlik (Research Associate, Department of Macroeconomics, DIW Berlin)
Alexander Kriwoluzky (Head of Department of Macroeconomics, DIW Berlin)
Claus Michelsen (Head of Forecasting Department, DIW Berlin)
Dieter Nautz (Professor for Econometrics, FU Berlin)
Malte Rieth (Research Associate, Department of Macroeconomics, DIW Berlin)
Matthias Trabandt (Professor for Macroeconomics, FU Berlin)