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

UCLouvain Economics Seminar

Seminar: Jose I. Silva

Local labor market effects of public employment Jose I. Silva, Univ. Girona This paper quantifies the impact of public employment on local labor markets in the long-run. We adopt two quantitative...
Econometrics and Finance Seminar

Seminar: Sophie Moinas

Funding Constrainsts and Market Liquidity in the European Treasury Bond Market Sophie MOINAS, Toulouse School of Economics (Joint with Minh Nguyen and Giorgio Valente) Theoretical studies...
Brown Bag Seminar

Seminar: Risa Pavia

  Uneven growth in the extensive margin: a new explanation for the divergence of agricultural economies Guzmán Ourens, IRES Expanding the set of goods produced is typically a part of...