Notícias
  • Defesa de Dissertação – “Avaliação de sistemas técnicos de negociação: evidências para o mercado acionário brasileiro”

    O PPGOM/UFPel convida a todos os interessados para a defesa de dissertação “Avaliação de sistemas técnicos de negociação: evidências para o mercado acionário brasileiro”, do mestrando Leonardo Cordeiro, em 27/04/2017, às 17:00h na sala 2 do Mestrado. A banca será composta pelo professor orientador Régis A. Ely, pelos professores Fábio Massaud Caetano (UFPel) e Guilherme Ribeiro de Macêdo (UFRGS).

  • Dynare Summer School – 2017

    Para os interessados em modelos DSGE, eis um curso de verão interessante: Dynare Summer School. Prazos importantes? Leia o trecho a seguir.

    Interested people should apply by sending an email to .

    Application should be done no later than April 27th, 2017. You will have to attach a CV and a recent research paper (please send PDFs). Those willing to present a research paper/work should manifest their intention in the email.  We will confirm acceptance the following week (no latter than May 4th, 2017).

     

  • Prêmio Banco Central de Economia e Finanças

    Saiba mais aqui. Reproduzindo parcialmente, eis algumas informações importantes.

     

    Informações gerais
    Tema Estabilidade Financeira
    Prêmio Outubro de 2016 a Agosto de 2017
    Inscrições 06/03 a 24/04/2017
    Resultado 1º de Agosto de 2017, no site do BC e no Diário Oficial da União
    Público-alvo Autores de qualquer nacionalidade e formação acadêmica (graduação ou pós-graduação)
    Contato premio.bcb@bcb.gov.br

    A solenidade de entrega dos prêmios ocorrerá por ocasião do “XII Seminário sobre Riscos, Estabilidade Financeira e Economia Bancária do Banco Central do Brasil”, em São Paulo.

    Certificados de conclusão de curso de nível superior, desde que emitidos por instituiçôes de ensino superior reconhecidas pelo MEC, também podem ser apresentados para comprovação da escolaridade exigida.

  • CALL FOR PAPERS (Poster Presentations) Third International Workshop in Financial Econometrics

    CALL FOR PAPERS (Poster Presentations)
    Third International Workshop in Financial Econometrics Arraial d’Ajuda Ecoresort (arraialresort.com) October 8-10, 2017 Arraial d’Ajuda, Bahia, Brazil

    https://sites.google.com/view/workshoparraial2017/

    We invite submissions for poster presentations during the Third International Workshop in Financial Econometrics.

    There will be 12 keynote talks during the conference and all the contributed papers will be presented in poster sessions, fully integrated with the conference.

    The keynote talks will have the following format:
    40 min presentations + 15 min for a discussant +
    5 min for the audience.

    The conference will start on Sunday, October 08, at 7p.m. with a welcome cocktail and the poster session. The posters will be also displayed during the coffee-breaks. The keynote talks will start on Monday at 1p.m. and finish at 20:30 with two coffee-breaks of 15 minutes. We are going to have 6 presentations per day and a total of
    12 presentations.

    Venue: Arraial d’Ajuda Eco Resort (http://www.arraialresort.com/uk/index.html).
    There will be special rates for the conference and each participant should contact the hotel directly.

    For students and academics the registration fee is R$300,00.
    For practitioners the registration fee is R$1500,00.

    The registration includes the welcome cocktail, lunches on Monday and Tuesday, coffee-breaks and the conference dinner.

    Important dates:
    Submission deadline: April 30
    Author notification: May 30
    Registration deadline: August 1

    Full papers should be submitted to Marcelo C. Medeiros
    (mcm@econ.puc-rio.br) before the deadline.

    Confirmed keynote speakers: Tim Bollerslev, George Tauchen, Jia Li, Torben Andersen, Viktor Todorov, Marcel Ridinsbacher, Peter R. Hansen, Rene Garcia, Michael Wolf, Federico Bandi, and Olivier Scaillet.

    Information about previous editions can be found at https://sites.google.com/site/workshopnatal2013/
    https://sites.google.com/site/workshopsalvador2015/

    The webpage of third edition will be available soon.

    Organizing Committee:
    Marcelo C. Medeiros (chair)
    Caio Almeida
    Marcelo Fernandes
    Asger Lunde

  • Public Choice Outreach Conference – 2017

    Alunos de graduação com nível avançado e alunos de mestrado/doutorado podem se interessar pelo tema. Seguem as informações desta Conferência de Public Choice a ser realizada em Junho (os links originais podem ser encontrados aqui).

    When is the Public Choice Outreach Conference?
    The 2017 Outreach Conference will be held on June 16-18th, at the Hyatt Centric Arlington in Rosslyn, VA.

    What is the Public Choice Outreach Conference?
    The Public Choice Outreach Conference is a compact lecture series designed as a “crash course” in Public Choice for students planning careers in academia, journalism, law, or public policy. Graduate students and advanced undergraduates are eligible to apply. Many past participants of the Outreach seminar have gone on to notable careers in academia, law and business.

    What will I learn?
    Students are introduced to the history and basic tools of public choice analysis, such as models of voting and elections, and models of government and legislative organization. Students also learn to apply public choice theory to a wide range of relevant issues. Finally, students will be introduced to “constitutional economics” and the economics of rule making.

    Who can apply?
    Graduate students and advanced undergraduates are eligible to apply. Students majoring in economics, history, international studies, law, philosophy political science, psychology, public administration, religious studies, and sociology have attended past conferences. Advanced degree students with a demonstrated interest in political economy or demonstrated interest in political economy are invited to apply. Applicants unfamiliar with Public Choice and students from outside of George Mason University are especially encouraged. Download a 2017 application here.

    What are the fees involved?
    Outreach has no conference fee – it is free to attend. Room and meals are included for all participants. However, ALL travel costs are the responsibility of the participants.

    If you have any questions please contact:
    Lisa Hill-Corley, Outreach Conference Coordinator
    MSN 1D3 – Carow Hall
    George Mason University
    4400 University Drive
    Fairfax, VA 22030 – 4444
    (703) 993-2316
    email: lhillcor (at) gmu (dot) edu