We are pleased to announce that the seventh annual EFiC John Nankervis memorial lecture will be given by Professor Jean-Yves Pitarakis (Professor of Economics at the University of Southampton since 2002) on 4 July at 6pm - 7.30pm.
Attendance to the memorial is FREE and open to all.
John died in 2012 and is hugely missed by his colleagues.
An outstanding researcher, John’s work was published in many of the top journals in econometrics, including: Econometrica; the Journal of Econometrics; the Journal of the American Statistical Association; the Journal of Business Economics and Statistics; Econometric Theory and the Econometrics Journal. His work was also published in leading international economics and finance journals, such as the International Economic Review, the Journal of Empirical Finance and the European Journal of Finance.
Jean-Yves Pitarakis has been a Professor of Economics at the University of Southampton since 2002. He is an Econometrician with interests in the modelling of economic and financial time series with a particular emphasis on the detection of non-linearities such as change-points and threshold effects within nonstandard environments. His research has been published in journals such as Econometric Theory, Econometrics Journal, Econometrica, Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics amongst others. He holds a PhD in Economics from Boston University and previously held positions at the Université Catholique de Louvain, University of Reading and McGill University.