5th Ifo Conference on "Macroeconomics and Survey Data"
Time: Dec 5, 2014 9 AM - Dec 6, 2014 4 PM
Address: CESifo Conference Centre, Poschingerstr. 5, 81679 Munich
On December 05-06, 2014, the Business Cycle Analysis and Survey Department of Ifo in association with Rüdiger Bachmann (University of Frankfurt) and Eric Sims (University of Notre Dame) will organize a conference in Munich on “Macroeconomics and Survey Data”. The conference is intended to discuss ongoing research on survey and micro data and its role and usage in macroeconomics.
Papers, theoretical, empirical and policy oriented, are actively solicited on issues like (the list below is not exhaustive): methodology of business surveys; uncertainty modelling, survey data and the business cycle, transmission of cyclical fluctuations, forecasting performance of survey data in business-cycle research, usage of micro-data in macroeconomics.
Scientific organiser(s): Dr Klaus Wohlrabe, Prof. Dr Ruediger Bachmann, Professor Eric R. Sims