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

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

Brown Bag Seminar

Paul Belleflamme, UCLouvain CORE

Network Effects in Crowdfunding Paul Belleflamme, UCLouvain CORE We study the various network effects that are at work on crowdfunding platforms. From a theoretical perspective, we...
Operations Research Seminar

Operations Research Seminar: Eric Delmelle

Joint OR & GEOG seminar Controlling Excess Travel and Assignment Switches in School Location Eric Delmelle, UNC Charlotte Rapid growth in urban peripheries combined with the desire of...
Brown Bag Seminar

Seyed Hassan Nosratabadi, UCLouvain CORE

Revealed Referenced Preferences Seyed Hassan Nosratabadi, UCLouvain CORE