Converting to blogdown

This website has gone through several major updates over the years. It began in 1993 as some handcrafted html files, transitioned to Joomla and later to Wordpress. Then it slowly grew into a collection of ten connected Wordpress installations that became increasingly difficult to maintain, and rather slow. So I’ve now converted the entire site to Blogdown/Hugo. Nearly 700 pages of wordpress content have been translated to markdown. I decided to drop a few parts of the site, notably the pages for my 1998 forecasting textbook.

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Software for honours students

I spoke to our new crop of honours students this morning. Here are my slides, example files and links. Managing References Mendeley Zotero Paperpile Data analysis and computation Download R Download Rstudio Online R tutorial R packages for time series R packages for econometrics R packages for finance Writing your thesis LaTeX Windows: Download MikTeX Mac OSX: Download MacTeX Linux: Check your usual software source for TeXLive; otherwise install TeX Live directly.

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Recent publications

  • Han Lin Shang, Rob J Hyndman (2017) Grouped functional time series forecasting: an application to age-specific mortality rates. Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 26(2), 330-343. Abstract DOI  pdf
  • Paul Goodwin, Fotios Petropoulos, Rob J Hyndman (2017) A note on upper bounds for forecast-value-added relative to naïve forecasts. Journal of the Operational Research Society, to appear. Abstract DOI
  • Souhaib Ben Taieb, James W Taylor, Rob J Hyndman (2017) Coherent Probabilistic Forecasts for Hierarchical Time Series. Abstract  pdf
  • George Athanasopoulos, Rob J Hyndman, Nikolaos Kourentzes, Fotios Petropoulos (2017) Forecasting with temporal hierarchies. European Journal of Operational Research, to appear. Abstract DOI  pdf

Recent and upcoming seminars

  • Follow-up Forecasting Forum. (18 April 2017) More info...
  • Software for honours students. (4 April 2017) More info...
  • Probabilistic energy forecasting for smart grids and building. (21 March 2017) More info...