Nome Di Caterina Claudia

Ciclo Ordinamento 29
Cycle XXIX
Qualification Dottore di ricerca
At the Department of Statistical Sciences University of Padua
Research Fellows: si
Type: Tipo A
Period of research: 01/01/2017-01/01/2019
Contacts (room / phone): Studio 146 - Telefono: 049 827 4124
Email: dicaterina@stat.unipd.it
Years of study: 2014 - 2017
Supervisor: Nicola Sartori
Co-supervisor:
Education:

January 2014 - March 2017:

PhD in Statistical Sciences.

University of Padova, Department of Statistical Sciences.

September 2011 - July 2013:

Master degree (laurea magistrale) in Statistical Sciences.

University of Padova, Department of Statistical Sciences.

September 2008 - July 2011:

Bachelor degree (laurea triennale) in Statistics, Economics and Finance.

University of Padova, Faculty of Statistical Sciences.

Research:

- Likelihood and pseudo likelihood methods

- Likelihood asymptotics

- Statistical treatment of nuisance parameters

- Statistical computing

Study visits:

September 2015 - September 2016:

University College, London, United Kingdom.

Supervisor: Dr. Ioannis Kosmidis

January 2011 - May 2011:

Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands.

Collaborations:
Teaching:

March 2018 - May 2018:

Teaching assistant in the Master degree course of  Advanced Statistics.

University of Padova, Department of Statistical Sciences.

November 2017 - January 2018:

Teaching assistant in the Master degree course of Applied Statistics.

University of Padova, Department of Biology.

March 2017 - June 2017:

Teaching assistant in the Master degree course of Advanced Statistics.

University of Padova, Department of Statistical Sciences.

October 2012 - October 2013:

Tutor: Exercises and short lectures for undergraduate students.

University of Padova, Department of Statistical Sciences.

Thesis:

Master degree: Modified Profile Likelihood in Dynamic Panel Data Models

Supervisor: Prof. Nicola Sartori

Final mark: 110/110 cum laude

Bachelor degree: Bootstrap for Time Series

Supervisor: Prof. Luisa Bisaglia

Final mark: 110/110 cum laude

PhD Thesis Title:

Reducing the Impact of Bias in Likelihood Inference for Prominent Model Settings

Supervisor: Prof. Nicola Sartori

Co-supervisor: Dr. Ioannis Kosmidis

Pubblications:

Articles in Proceedings:

Di Caterina, C. and Sartori, N. (2018). Modified profile likelihood in models for clustered data with missing values. Book of Short Papers SIS 2018 (Abbruzzo, A., Piacentino, D., Chiodi, M., and Brentari, E., editors). ISBN: 9788891910233.

Di Caterina, C., Cortese, G. and Sartori, N. (2017). Monte Carlo modied prole likelihood in survival models for clustered censored data. Proceedings of the 32nd International Workshop on Statistical Modelling (Grzegorczyk, M. and Ceoldo, G., editors) 2, 193-196.

Di Caterina, C. and Kosmidis, I. (2016). Bias corrected z-tests for regression models. Proceedings of the 31st International Workshop on Statistical Modelling (Dupuy, J.-F. and Josse, J., editors) 1, 87-92.

Abstracts in Proceedings:

Di Caterina, C. and Sartori, N. (2016). Modfiied profile likelihood in complex models with many nuisance parameters. Book of Abstracts of the 22nd International Conference on Computational Statistics (COMPSTAT 2016), Oviedo, Spain, August 23-26.

Bellio, R., Di Caterina, C. and Sartori, N. (2013). Monte Carlo modified likelihood for panel data models. Book of Abstracts of the 6th International Conference of the ERCIM Working Group on Computational and Methodological Statistics, London, UK, December 14-16.

Papers submitted to journals:

Di Caterina, C. and Kosmidis, I. (2018). Location-adjusted Wald statistics for scalar parameters. (https://arxiv.org/abs/1710.11217). Submitted.

Di Caterina, C., Cortese, G., and Sartori, N. (2017). Monte Carlo modified profile likelihood for panel data models (https://arxiv.org/abs/1801.02597). Under review.

Current Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow
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