Spring 2018 statistics seminar series




Date & Location



Maria  Iannario

Associate professor of Statistics, Department of political Sciences, University of Naples Federico II

Modelling rating data using a new mixture to account for the uncertainty

 21.09.2018, 2.30 pm - Aula Benvenuti


Olivier Renaud

Professor in Statistics,  Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, University of Geneva

Multiscale Bayesian State- Space Model for Granger Causality Analysis of Brain Signal

12.10.2018, 12.30 pm - Aula Benvenuti

Christopher J. Adcock

Professor of Quantitative Finance, School of Finance and Management, SOAS, University of London

Limiting Forms of the Multivariate Extended Skew-normal and Skew-Students Distributions, Market Creashes and the Capital asset Pricing Model

18.10.2018, 2.30 pm - Aula Benvenuti

Guy Mélard

Professor at Free University of Brussels, Belgium

Time Series Models with Time-Dependent Coefficients

26.10.2018, 12.30 pm - Aula Benvenuti

Jelle J. Goeman

Professor of Biostatistics, Department of Biomedical Data Science, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands

Closed Testing for Selective Inference

26.10.2018, 3.00 pm - Aula Cucconi

Bruno Arpino

Associate Professor, department of Politica and Social Sciences, Pompeu Fabra University (UPF), Barcelona


We found causality in a hopeless place

Challenges of causality in demographic observational studies

23.11.2018, 12.30 pm - Aula Benvenuti


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