Zaragoza 2014: Jean Paelinck Seminar of Spatial Econometric 20-21 November 2014
7th Seminar Jean Paelinck
University of Zaragoza
Final Program (Update 20/11) (Program7JP.pdf)
November 20, 2014
9.00-10.30: Opening Lecture. JORGE MARTINEZ-VAZQUEZ (Georgia State University)
“Geography and Decentralization”
11.00-12.30. Chair: J. Mur
Invited Lecture by A. Battacharje: Inference on Unknown or Endogenous Spatial Weights: Why's and How's
Discussant: P. P. Burridge
N. Debarsy: Interaction matrix selection in spatial
econometric models. Application to the Schumpeterian growth
model with worldwide interactions.
M. Herrera, J. Mur and M. Ruiz: Selecting the Interaction Matrix: Some Useful Criteria
12.45-14.00. Chair: R. Basile
Invited Lecture by A. Pirotte: Neglected Dynamics and Spatial
Dependence on Panel Data: How to
Interpret the Estimates of Static Models?
Discussant: M. Herrera
K. Kholodilin and A. Mense: Forecasting the prices and rents for flats in large German cities
E. Antczak and K. Lewandowska-Gwarda: Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Migration Processes in European Cities. Application of Different Types of W Matrices
15.00-16.30. Chair: C. Chasco
Invited Lecture by A. Ribeiro: Is accessibility important for cross-border development? The case of Portugal and Spain
Discussant: R. Guillain
E. Bode, E. Rodriguez and M. Thissen: Border effects in Europe
I. Brunetti, D. Fiaschi, L. Gianmoena and A. Parenti: An Index of Growth Rate Volatility: Methodology and an Application to European Regions
16.30-17.00: Coffee- Break.
17.00-18.30. Chair: J. Paelinck
Invited Lecture by R. Basile: Regional productivity growth in Europe: a Schumpeterian perspective
Discussant: M. Gómez.
P. Aroca, C. Chasco and B. Sánchez: Spatial Probit and Logit Models for Grouped-Data on Flows.
D. Fiaschi, L. Gianmoena and A. Parenti: Spatial Clubs in European Regions
M. Atwi Commenter:
P. Abelairas and I.Astorkiza: Employment, housing and population
flows over the territory
B. Larraz and J. Pavía: Spatial analysis of wage inequality in Spain
November 21, 2014
8.30-9.00. Chair: N. Debarsy
Bivand: Spatial econometrics and its antecedents: the
Discussant: J. Paelinck
SESSION 7 Panel Session
9.00-10.00. Chair: M. Mayor Commenter: M- Gómez
K. Kopczewska, j. Kudła, K. Walczyk, R.
Kruszewski and A. Kocia: Spatial spillover in relation
between fiscal policy and GDP growth. Evidence from spatial
R. Oller, J. Martori and R. Madariaga: Modelling distance effects with directional heterogeneity.
10.30-11.50. Chair: F. López
Invited Lecture by R. Guillain: Interactions, knowledge spillovers and growth of european cities: do geography, institutions or international firms networks matter?
Discussant: A. Ribeiro
S. Çilem, J. LeSage and C. Autant: The Role of R&D Collaboration Networks on Regional Innovation Performance
M. Gómez, M. Hortas-Rico and L. Li: Urban sprawl and the strategic behaviour of local governments. Evidence from Spanish urban areas
11.55-13.15. Chair: J.M. Montero
Invited Lecture by P. Burridge: Testing for a structural break in the Spatial Error Model
Discussant: A. Battacharjee
M. Maté, F. López, J. Mur and Mínguez R: The impact of neighbours on the financial behaviour of SMEs. Does the size firm matter?
V. Gómez-Rubio, R. Bivand and H. Rue: The Role of the Weight Matrix in New Computational Methods for Spatial Econometrics
13.20-13.40: Final Comments
JEAN PAELINCK: Spatial econometrics: a veteran's view.
13.45-14.30: Lecture. CHRISTINE-THOMAS-AGNAN (University of Toulouse)
About predictions in spatial autoregressive models: Optimal and almost optimal strategies
16.00-20.00: Workshop SPATIAL PANEL DATA MODELS IN R
Gianfranco Piras (West Virginia University)