Sunday, March 19, 2017

The Econometric Game, 2017

This year's edition of The Econometric Game is scheduled to take place next month in Amsterdam.

Specifically, between 5 and 7 April the University of Amsterdam will once again host visiting teams of econometrics students from around the world to compete to become "World Champions of Econometrics". It's a great initiative that's now in its 19th. year.

This year, the competing teams come from:

Aarhus University
Corvinus University of Budapest
ENSAE
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Harvard University
KU Leuven
London School of Economics
Lund University
Maastricht University
McGill University
New Economic School
Oxford University
Stellenbosch University
Tilburg University
Toulouse School of Economics
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Universidad del Rosario
University College London
University of Amsterdam
University of Antwerp
University of Copenhagen
University of Economics, Prague
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Lausanne
University of Rome Tor Vergata
University of São Paulo
University of Toronto
University of Warwick
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Warsaw School of Economics

The team from Harvard took first place in 2016. Let's see if they do it again this year!

© 2017, David E. Giles

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    1. No, not this time -but Monash was the winner a few years back.

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  2. Dave,

    You might be interested to know that there is an undergrad version of this competition, now in its third year, at the University of Chicago: https://www.facebook.com/events/203669573447162/

    Sign-up closes April 1.

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    1. Thanks - I wasn't aware of this, and it looks great!

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