Workshop on using big data for forecasting and statistics
Topics: - nowcasting/forecasting consumer confidence, consumption, GDP growth, unemployment and other macroeconomic indicators; - nowcasting/forecasting consumer prices, property prices and other housing market variables, as well as financial market variables; - new methods of collecting statistics and data from the internet and other non-official sources in terms of methodology, quality and comparability with official sources; - the future outlook for using big data in central banking and official statistics.
|Event dates:||2014-04-07 – 2014-04-08|
|Deadline Call for Papers:||2014-02-16|
|Organizers:||European Central Bank (ECB) International Institute of Forecasters|
|Conference venue:||Frankfurt am Main|
|Classification:||C8 - Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs ; E3 - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles ; E5 - Monetary Policy, Central Banking and the Supply of Money and Credit|
|Event type:||Seminare, Summer Schools, Symposien, Workshops; Seminars, Summer Schools, Symposiums, Workshops|