Center for Operations Research and Econometrics

CORE, the Center for Operations Research and Econometrics, is a research center of the Université catholique de Louvain, located in Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium). Founded by Prof. Jacques Drèze in 1966, it now houses about 35 professors, and 50 researchers.

Together with IRES, ISBA, LFIN, and SMCS, CORE is part of the Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Quantitative Modelling and Analysis (IMMAQ) where researchers develop and use a coherent set of tools and methods for quantitative modelling and analysis in their various fields of expertise.

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Prizes & Awards

Former CORE PhD student, Justin Delloye, awarded the...

Justin Delloye, a former CORE PhD Student now doing a PostDoc at LISER, has been awarded the 2018 RSAI Dissertation Award for his thesis on “Urban Morphodynamics: Reconciling Location Theory and...
Prizes & Awards

Johannes Johnen awarded the 2018 Young Economists’...

Prof. Johannes Johnen has won one of the 2018 Young Economists’ Essay Awards (YEEA) for his paper “Dynamic Competition in Deceptive Markets”. This award, which is awarded to young...

Upcoming Events

Ph.D. Course on Volatility Modeling

Ph.D. Course on Volatility Modeling by Tim Bollerslev (DUKE)

Ph.D. Course on Volatility Modeling by Tim Bollerslev (DUKE) Brussels, 21-22-23 January 2019 Outline and the speaker This short-course (9h) presents an overview of the topic...
Brown Bag Seminar

Brown Bag Seminar: Elias Carroni

TBA Elias Carroni, Bologna University      
UCLouvain Economics Seminar

Sascha Becker, Warwick University

TBA Sascha Becker, Warwick University