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CIRANO - CIRANO and the Bank of Canada
|Dates:||October 18-19, 2010|
|Deadline:||June 15, 2010|
|Description:||6th Annual Workshop on Data Revision in Macroeconomic Forecasting and Policy|
|Location:||Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
|Subject:||The organizers invite the submission of papers related to the broad theme of real-time data analysis in macroeconomics and finance. This includes topics such as the creation of new real-time macroeconomic databases, forecast surveys, modeling or forecasting data revision, nowcasting and related aspects of real-time economic monitoring, constructing and evaluating forecasts with data subject to revision, reliability studies examining the revision of forecasts or current analysis, policy formulation or evaluation in the face of uncertainty about current conditions. Both theoretical and applied studies are welcomed. Papers that should be of interest to either statistical agencies or macroeconomic policymakers are particularly encouraged.|