Student office

Room A334, Ekonomikum (floor 3)Kyrkogårdsgatan 10
Postal address: Box 513, 751 20 Uppsala
Opening hours: Monday, Tuesday 12.00-14.00, and Wednesday, Thursday 10.00-12.00.
Tel. 018 471 10 10, 018 471 10 11
E-mail:
sophie.skogehall@im.uu.se
klara.runesson@im.uu.se

Statistics Consulting

The Department of Statistics offers help and consulting within the field of statistics. There is no fee for researchers and PhD students from the Faculty of Social Sciences. Contact:  Fan.Yang@statistics.uu.se

The Department of Statistics is a member of

The Swedish Statistical Society is a nonprofit organization for friends of statistics - statisticians, other users of statistics, and people with a general interest in statistics. The organization has approximately 1 000 individual  members and  25 corporate/department  members.

Seminars

Spring 2017 (January - May)

Note-1: No seminars on Feb 08, Mar 08, Apr 05, May 17 due to faculty meeting or off-days.

Note-2: All seminars will take place in Ekonomikum Room F332, beginning at 10.15.

Jan 18: XIAOQIN WANG, Docent, University of Gävle

Titel:

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Jan 25: Prof. NJÅL FOLDNES, University of Oslo

Titel: On a new method for calculating p-values in SEM

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Feb 01: SONJA SWANSON, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam   (Joint seminar with IFAU)

Titel: An instrument is not enough: Monotonicity, homogeneity and instrumental variable methods

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Feb 15: STEPAN MAZUR, Assistant Professor, University of Örebro

Titel: Bayesian inference for the tangent portfolio

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Mar 01: JOHAN ZETTERQVIST, Doktorand, KI, Stockholm

Titel: Doubly robust conditional logistic regression

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Mar 15: TBA!

Titel:

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Mar 22: TBA!

Titel:

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Mar 29: TBA!

Titel:

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Apr 19: Prof. RICKARD SANDBERG, Stockholm School of Economics

Titel: Weak convergence to stochastic multivariate power integrals

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Apr 26: Prof. HOLGER DETTE, University of Bochum, Germany

Titel: Copula based spectral analysis

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May 03: MYRSINI KATSIKATSOU, Postdoc, LSE, London

Titel: Pairwise likelihood estimation for incomplete data for SEMs with ordinal variables

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Maj 10: Prof. PAUL SEEGER, SLU, Uppsala

Titel: Statistical design and analysis in agricultural experimentation and card playing

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Maj 24: TBA!

Titel:

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Fall (Sep - Dec) 2016

Note-1: No seminars on Oct 05, 26, Nov 09, Dec 07 due to faculty meeting or off-days.

Note-2: All seminars will take place in Ekonomikum Room F332, beginning at 10.15, unless otherwise specified.

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Sep 07:

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Sep 14: Prof. Bent Nielson, Oxford University

Titel: Asymptotic theory for over-dispersed age-period cohort and extended chain-ladder models

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Sep 21: TBA!

Titel:

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Sep 28: Statistics-IFAU Seminar - Cancelled!

Titel:

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Oct 12: Prof. MAE-JONG LEE (Seoul University, Korea) & Assistant Prof. JINYOUNG CHOI (Frankfurt Univeristy, Germnay)

Titel: Twins are different: Birth-order-dependent heterogeneous survival and mother's compensating behavior

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Oct 19: MILDA NORKUTE, Lund University

Titel: Local-to-unity asymptotics for factor analytical approach

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Nov 16: YING PANG, Stockholm University

Titel: Factor augmented forecasting for high-dimensional data

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Nov 23: Prof. MELANIE SCHIENLE, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany

Titel: Determination of vector error correction models in high dimensions

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Nov 30: ELISABETH DAHLQWIST, KI, Stockholm

Titel: Adjusting for unmeasured confounding in survival analysis using informative clusters

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Dec 07: JOHN ÖSTH, UU

Titel: Can the mobility of phones be used to depict the spatial organization of regions?

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Dec 14: SEBASTIAN ANKARGREN

Titel: A mixed-frequency Bayesian vector autoregression with a stead-state prior

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Dec 21: DAVID BOLIN, Senior Lecturer, Gothenburg University

Titel: Multivariate normal inverse Gaussian Matern fields

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Spring 2016 (January - May)

Note-1: No seminars on Feb 10 & 17, Mar 09, Apr 13, May 18 due to faculty meeting or off-days.

Note-2: All seminars will take place in Ekonomikum Room F332, beginning at 10.15.

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Jan 20: INGRID LÖNNSTEDT, Uppsala University

Titel: Normalization of the L1000 gene expression database with RUV

Rum: F332

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Jan 27: tba

Titel:

Rum: F332

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Feb 03: PATRIK ANDERSSON, Department of Statistics, Uppsala University

Titel: Unbiased simulation of stochastic differnetial equations

Rum: F332

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Feb 24: PAUL LAMBERT, KI Stockholm and Leicester University

Titel: The use of flexible parametric survival models for the analysis of competing risks in time-to-event data

Rum: F332

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Mar 02: MYOUNG-JAE LEE, Department of Economics, Korea University

Titel: Regression discontinuity with integer running variables

Rum: F332

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Mar 16: Sebastian Andersson, Department of Statistics, Uppsala University

Titel: Frequentist model averaging and penalized least squares

Rum: F332

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Mar 23: tba

Titel:

Rum: F332

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Mar 30: LUTZ DÜMBGEN, Department of Mathematics, Bern University, Sweitzerland

Titel: Regularized M-estimation of multivariate scatter

Rum: F332

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Apr 06: tba

Titel:

Rum: F332

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Apr 20: XAVIER DE LUNA, Umeå University

Titel: Robust semi-parametric estimators: Missing data and causal inference

Rum: F332

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Apr 27: GENARO SUCARRAT, Department of Economics, Oslo University, Norway

Titel: Models of financial return with time-varying zero probability

Rum: F332

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May 04:

Titel:

Rum: F332

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May 11: MATTIAS NORDIN, Department of Statistics, Uppsala University

Titel: The price of inattention: Evidence from the Swedish housing market

Rum: F332

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May 25: AICO VAN VUUREN, Department of Economics, Gothenburg University

Titel:

Rum: F332

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Fall 2015 (September - December)

NOTE-1: No seminars on Sep 30, Oct 28, Nov 11, Dec 09, due to faculty meetings and other off days.

NOTE-2: All seminars will take place in Ekonomikum Room F332 except on Sep 23 when it is in B139. All seminars begin at 10:15.

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Sep 09: ULRIKE SCHNEIDER, TU Viena, Austria

Title: Statistical inference after LASSO-type estimation

Room: F332

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Sep 16: DAVID KAPLAN, University of Wisconsin, USA / Heidelberg University, Germany

Title: Bayesian model averaging over directed acyclic graphs with implications for the predictive     performance of SEMs

Room: F332

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Sep 23: TBA!!!

Title:

Room: B139

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Oct 07: TARAS BODNER, Stockholm University

Title: Direct shrinkage estimation of large dimensional precision matrix

Rum: F332

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Oct 14: PER PETTERSSON LIDBOM, Stockholm University

Title: Democracy, redistribution, and political participation: Evidence from Sweden 1919-1938

Room: F332

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Oct 21: MÅRTEN PALME, Stockholm University

Title: Dynastic human capital, inequality and intergenerational mobility

Room: F332

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Nov 04: TBA !!!

Title:

Room: F332

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Nov 18: YI LU, KI, Stockholm

Title: Heritability - Quantitative genetics in the genomics era

Room: F332

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Nov 25: JELLE GOEMAN, Radboud University, The Netherlands

Title:

Room: F332

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Dec 02: TBA !!!

Title:

Room: F332

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Dec 16: TBA !!!

Title:

Room: F332

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Spring 2015 (January - May)

NOTE-1: No seminars on Wednesdays of Jan 07, Feb 04, Mar 11, Apr 01, Apr 15, and May 20 due to faculty meetings and other holidays.

Note-2: All seminars will take place in Ekonomikum Room F332 except first which will be in Room B105. All seminars begin at 10:15.

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Jan 14: JOAKIM WESTERLUND, Lund Universitet

Title: A factor analytical method to interactive effects dynamic panel models with or without unit root

Room: B105

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Jan 21: SEBASTIAN ANDERSSON, Statistiska institutionen, Uppsala Universitet

Title: The role of financial system for real economy

Room: F332

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Jan 28: FRANK MILLER, Stockholm Universitet

Title: Optimal designs of experiments applied to dose-response studes

Room: F332

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Feb 11: MARIA KARLSSON, Umeå Universitet

Title: Finite mixture of Tobit models

Room: F332

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Feb 25: MÅNS THULIN, Statistiska institutionen, Uppsala Universitet

Title: Multivariate two-sample testing with censored data

Room: F332

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Mar 04: HENRIK WINELL, Statistiska institutionen, Uppsala Universitet & KI, Stockholm

Title: A general score-independent test for order-restricted inference

Room: F332

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Mar 18: JENS MALMROS, Stockholm Universitet

Title: Social networks, respondent-driven sampling and an unusual epidemic

Room: F332

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Mar 25: THOMAS HOLGERSSON, Jonköping

Title: Matters of weak and strong convergence of Mahalanobis distance

Room: F332

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Apr 08: AKIM ADEKPEDJOU, USA/Germany

Title: Chi-square tests on random cells with recurrent events

Room: F332

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Apr 22: CRISTINA AMADO, CREATES (Denmark) & Portugal

Title: Multiplicative non-stationary volatility models with exogenous information

Room: F332

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Apr 28: YUKAI YANG, CORE, Belgium

Title: Specification, estimation, and evaluation of vector smooth transition autoregressive models with applications

Room: F332, 15:15 - 17:00

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Apr 29: Upp-Upp meeting!!!

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May 06: IRINI MOUSTAKI, London School of Economics

Title: Analysis of multivariate categorical data using latent variable models: Issues of measurement invariance and non-response in multi-group studies

Room: F332

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May 13: JOHAN LYHAGEN, Department of Statistics, Uppsala University

Title: Ranking economic journals

Room: F332

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May 27: FREDTIK SÄVJE, Department of Economics, Uppsala University

Title: Improving experiments with threshold blocking

Room: F332

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Jun 10: Cancelled !!!

Title: tba

Room: ---

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SPRING 2014 (JANUARY - MAY)

    NOTE-1: No seminars on Wednesdays of Jan 1, 8, 29, Feb 19, Mar 12, Apr 9, 30, and May 21 due to faculty        meetings or other holidays.

    Note-2: All seminars are in Room F332 except on Jan 15, May 14 and May 19 which are in Rooms A144, B105      and B125, respectively.

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          Jan15: Sara de Luna, Umeå university

Title: Modelling varved like sdiments to detect past climate changes using functional data analysis

Room: A144

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Jan 22: Shaobo Jin, Statistics Department, Uppsala university

Title: An empirical study of polychoric instrumental variable estimation in SEMs

Room: F332

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Feb 05: Jianxin Wei, Statistics Department, Uppsala university

Title: A further study on the robustness of block panel unit root test

Room: F332

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Feb 12: David Kreiberg, Statistics Department, Uppsala university

Title:

Room: F332

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Feb 26: Ronnie Pingel, Statistics Department, Uppsala university

Title: Correlation and efficiency of propensity score based estimators

Room: Seminarrum IFAU

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Mar 05: Jun Yu, Department of Mathematics, Umeå university

Title: Statistical modeling of spatiotemporal data

Room: F332

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 Mar 19: Björn Andersson, Statistics Department, Uppsala university

Title:

Room: B125

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Mar 26: Shaobo Jin, Statistics Department, Uppsala university

Title:

Room: F332

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 Apr 02: Shaobo Jin, Statistics department, Uppsala university

Title:

Room: F332

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Apr 16: Deliang Dai, Jönköping Business School

Title:

Room: F332

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Apr 23: Xingwu Zhou, Statistics department, Uppsala university

Title:

Room: F332

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May 07: Rickard Sandberg, Stockholm School of Economics

Title: Unit root testing in NCAR models

Room: F332

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May 14: tba

Title:

Room: B105

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May 28: Nanny Wermuth, Chalmers University, Gothenburg

Title:

Room: F332

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Fall 2013 (September to January)

   Note 1: No seminars on Wednesdays of October 2, November 13, and December 11 due to    faculty meetings

   Note 2: All seminars are in Room F332 except on September 25 which is in Room B139.

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          Sep 11: Keith Humphrey, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm

Title: Statistical analysis of tumor growth, mammographic images and breast cancer risk

Room: F332

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Sep 18: Kurt Brännäs, Umeå University

Title: The number of traded shares: A time series modeling approach

Room: F332

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Sep 25: Jan Beran, Konstanz University, Germany

Title:  Statistical inference for locally stationary long-memory processes

Room: B139

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Oct 09: Rolf Larsson, Uppsala University

Title: How close is a fractional process to a random walk with drift?

Room:

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Oct 16: TBA!

Title:

Room:

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Oct 23: TBA!

Title:

Room: F332

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Nov 06: Xijia Liu, Uppsala University

Title: Block bootstrap panel unit root tests with deterministic terms

Room:  F332

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Nov 20: Patrick Groenen, Rotterdam University, The Netherlands

Title:

Room:

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Nov 27: Tatjana Pavlenko, KTH, Stockholm

Title:

Abstract:

Room:

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Dec 04: Karl Jöreskog, Uppsala University

Title:

Room:  F332

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Dec 18: Mattias Villani, Linköping University

Title:

Room:  F332

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 Spring 2013 (January to May)

General Notes: 1. All seminars are on Wednesdays, at 10:15-11:30.

2. Seminars are held in Ekonomikum in the rooms respectively specified

3. List is regularly updated with titles, abstracts, etc.


January 16, Room A144

Paraskevi Peristera, Department of Statistics, Stockholm University

January 23, Room B159

Shaobo Jin, Department of Statistics, Uppsala University

January 30: No seminar (faculty meeting)

February 06: Room F332

Petra Ornstein, Department of Statistics, Uppsala University

February 13: Room B139

Ruggero Bellio, Department of Economics and Statistics, University of Udine, Italy

March 13: No Seminar (Faculty Meeting)

February 20: No seminar

February 27: Room A156

Anders Christofferson, Department of Statistics, Uppsala University

March 06: Room B105

Hans Nyquist, Departmentof Statistics, Stockholm University

March 13: No seminar (faculty meeting)

March 20, Room B105:

Silvelyn Zwanzig, Department of Mathematical Statistics, Uppsala University

March 27: TBA

April 03, Room B139:

Martin Singull, Department of Mathematics, Division of Mathematical Statistics, Linköping University

April 10 (Shifted to April 12)

April 12 (Friday), Room F332 (Lic Seminar):

Björn Andersson, Department of Statistics, Uppsala University

Time: 12:30

April 17: No Seminar (Faculty Meeting)

April 24: Room B115

Ulf Olsson, SLU, Uppsala

May 01: No Seminar (Holiday)

May 08, Room B125:   (Cancelled!!!)

Tatjana Pavlenko, Mathematical Statistics, KTH, Stockholm

May 15: Room B125

Erniel Barrios, School of Statistics, University of the Philippines (Diliman Campus), Manila, The Philippines

May 22: No Seminar (Faculty Meeting)

May 29, Room B105:

Kristi Kuljus, Mathematical Statistics, Umeå University