Economics

Léonardo Madio (UCLouvain CORE / Toulouse School of Economics) at the RITM Economics Seminar

The next RITM Economics Seminar will take place on Monday 2 March, in room Imbert (Jean Monnet – 54 boulevard Desgranges – 92330 Sceaux) from 11:00 to 12:00. Léonardo Madio (UCLouvain CORE / Toulouse School of Economics) will present “User-generated content, strategic moderation, and advertising” coauthored with Martin Quinn.”

Abstract: Social networks act as “attention brokers” and stimulate the production of user-generated content to increase user activity on a platform. (…)

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Yannick Guyonvarch (CREST-ENSAE) at the RITM Economics Seminar

The next RITM Economics Seminar will take place on Monday 10 February, in room Gaudemet (Jean Monnet – 54 boulevard Desgranges – 92330 Sceaux) from 11:00 to 12:00. Yannick Guyonvarch (CREST-ENSAE) will present « On the construction of nonasymptotic confidence intervals in linear models » (with Alexis Derumigny (University of Twente) et Lucas Girard (CREST)).

Abstract : « We are concerned with constructing nonasymptotic confidence intervals (CIs) for the individual (…)

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Isabelle Rabaud (Univ. Orléans) at the RITM Economics Seminar

The next RITM Economics Seminar will take place on Monday 3 February, in room Gaudemet (Jean Monnet – 54 boulevard Desgranges – 92330 Sceaux) from 11:00 to 12:00. Isabelle Rabaud (Univ. Orléans) will present «Under Attack: Terrorism and International Trade in France, 2014-16».

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Léa Marchal (Bielefeld University) at the RITM Economics Seminar

The next RITM Economics Seminar will take place on Monday 27 january, in room Gaudemet (Jean Monnet – 54 boulevard Desgranges – 92330 Sceaux) from 11:00 to 12:00. Léa Marchal (Bielefeld University) will present «Import Competition, Firms’ Performance and Immigrant Workers».

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Export decision under risk

José de Sousa recently published his paper “Export decision under risk” in the European Economic Review, 121, 2020, co-authored with Anne-Célia Disdier and Carl Gaigné. The line: The most productive exporters are more affected by a higher industry-wide expenditure volatility than the least productive exporters.

Abstract: We show that economic uncertainty in foreign markets affects firms’ economic decisions, particularly those of the most productive firms. Using export data (…)

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Chaire HUMAAINE (HUman-MAchine Affective INteraction & Ethics) sélectionnée par l’ANR.

La Chaire HUMAAINE (HUman-MAchine Affective INteraction & Ethics) a été sélectionnée par l’ANR. La Chaire est portée par Laurence Devillers au nom du LIMSI-CNRS. Il y a 5 personnes dans cette chaire: 3 personnes du LIMSI et 2 personnes du RITM: Serge Pajak et Fabrice Le Guel.

The new uses of social robots, conversational agents and, more generally, the so-called “intelligent” digital environments in fields as diverse (…)

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Workshop “Natural Language Processing”

Dans le cadre de l’appel à projets pour les doctorants de l’Université Paris Saclay. Vincent Lefrere et Clara Jean ont organisé un workshop sur les techniques d’analyse de texte est plus précisément sur la méthode appelée “Natural Language Processing” traduite en français par “Traitement automatique du langage naturel”. Suite à la réduction des coûts de collecte et de stockage de données, le monde académique se voit étendre son champ (…)

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