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Nonlinear time series analysis - thresholding and beyond: a conference in honour of Professor Howell Tong to celebrate his 70th birthday

Organised by the Department of Statistics, London School of Economics and Political Science

Friday 19 and Saturday 20 September 2014

On the occasion of Professor Howell Tong's 70th birthday, LSE will host this conference to celebrate the research achievement and the applications in nonlinear time series and related areas by bringing together experts, scholars and young researchers from around the world.

Professor Tong has made pioneering contributions in nonlinear time series analysis. His work on threshold models has had lasting influence, both on theory and application.

Location: LSE (London).
A conference dinner will be held in the evening of Day 1.

Confirmed participants

John Aston| (University of Cambridge)
Peter J. Brockwell| (Colorado State University)
Kung-Sik Chan| (University of Iowa)
Ngai-Hang Chan| (Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Haeran Cho| (University of Bristol)
Rainer Dahlhaus| (University of Heidelberg)
Cees Diks| (University of Amsterdam Roetersstraat)
Bärbel Finkenstädt| (University of Warwick)
Jiti Gao| (Monash University)
Liudas Giraitis (Queen Mary, University of London)
Marc Hallin| (Free University of Brussels)
Jens-Peter Kreiss| (Technical University of Braunschweig)
Tony Lawrance| (University of Warwick)
Wai Keung Li| (University of Hong Kong)
Shiqing Ling| (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
Zudi Lu| (University of Southampton)
Guy Nason| (University of Bristol)
Sofia Olhede| (UCL)
Jiazhu Pan| (University of Strathclyde)
Rainer von Sachs| (Catholic University of Louvain)
Bernard Silverman| (University of Oxford) subject to further confirmation
Nils Christian Stenseth| (University of Oslo)
Dag Bjarne Tjostheim| (University of Bergen)
Ruey S. Tsay| (University of Chicago)
Andrew Walden| (Imperial College)
Wei Biao Wu| (University of Chicago)
Xia Yingcun| (National University of Singapore)
Wenyang Zhang| (University of York)

The conference programme and abstracts will be available in due course.


Registration

Please visit LSE eShop to book your place to attend this conference. Registration is NOW OPEN|.

Registration fee including conference dinner: £88 please note that places are limited
Discounted registration fee (conference only): £40

For all conference enquiries please email i.marshall@lse.ac.uk|


Scientific committee

Kung-Sik Chan| (University of Iowa)
Piotr Fryzlewicz| (LSE)
Javier Hidalgo| (LSE)
Wai Keung Li| (University of Hong Kong) 
Qiwei Yao| (LSE)

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