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.

Upcoming Events

Operations Research Seminar

Operations Research Seminar: Mette Björndal

Congestion Management in a Stochastic Dispatch Model for Electricity Markets Mette Björndal, Norwegian School of Economics We consider an electricity market organized with two settlements: one for...
Brown Bag Seminar

Valerio Serse, CORE UCLouvain

TBA Valerio Serse, CORE UCLouvain...
UCLouvain Economics Seminar

Cheti Nicoletti, The University of York

Do parental time investments react to changes in child's skills and health? Cheti Nicoletti, The University of York While a large literature has focused on  how parental investments respond to...