The fourth research seminar by Quantitative Finance Research Group and Data Science Lab

15 January 2020

We kindly invite you to the fourth research seminar of the monthly series of meetings organized jointly by QFRG (Quantitative Finance Research Group) and DSLab (Data Science Lab).

The seminar will take place on 21st January 2020 (Tuesday) at 16.45 in room B002 at the Faculty of Economic Sciences.

This meeting will be dedicated to the presentation entitled We just explained the factors of growth with machine learning tools. Piotr Wójcik, PhD, assistant professor at the Faculty of Economic Sciences and Bartłomiej Wieczorek - graduate student of Data Science at the Faculty of Economic Sciences will discuss the use of selected machine learning tools to identify factors of economic growth across countries. The main focus will be put on comparing the conclusions of previous studies on the importance of growth factors and conditional convergence with the results of nonlinear machine learning models.

The meeting will be held in English.

Participation should be confirmed by 19th January via email to: P7*6_.M3O\iSF+ysTz2^=]#[A/t{Cr5NGKO\8~'Y5p?O%

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