What we do

Applied-Econometrics aims at providing advanced and innovative solutions to topical applied econometric issues for professionals and high-quality econometric training for researchers from central banks, ministries, and research institutes. Our main interests include various topics from time series econometrics such as regime-switching modelling, volatility modeling, hypotheses testing, forecasting, and bootstrap techniques.

Marián Vávra - founder of

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Bootstrap techniques in applied macroeconomics (in progress):

A 3-day training course focusing on the selected bootstrap techniques (e.g. iid bootstrap, a wild bootstrap, a sieve bootstrap, a block bootstrap) and their applications in empirical macroeconomics (e.g. for unit root testing, a bias correction of AR/VAR parameters, a forecast evaluation of competing methods, and fan-charts). For further information, please, contact