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

Seminar: George Liberopoulos

Critical Review of Pricing Schemes in Markets with Non-Convex Costs George LIBEROPOULOS, University of Thessaly We consider a market in which suppliers with asymmetric capacities and asymmetric...
Brown Bag Seminar

Seminar: François Maniquet

Preference Responsibility vs Poverty Reduction in the Taxation of Labor Incomes François Maniquet, CORE (Joint work with Lancelot Henry de Frahan, University of Chicago) We study optimal...
UCLouvain Economics Seminar

Seminar: David Neumark

Is It Harder for Older Workers to Find Jobs? New and Improved Evidence from a Field Experiment David Neumark, University of California, Irvine We design and implement a large-scale field experiment...