METECH seminar: Principal Components and Factor Models using Matlab

Dr. Marco Capasso, UNU-MERIT and School of Business and Economics, Maastricht University

The speaker will introduce principal components and factor models in an interactive way, mixing a bit of theory with programming in Matlab.

Participants are highly advised to come with their own laptops with Matlab pre-installed. A version of Matlab is freely available for UNU-MERIT and MGSoG fellows upon request to Herman Pijpers (UNU-MERIT, room 0.16).

About the speaker
Marco Capasso is a post-doc researcher at UNU-MERIT and the School of Business and Economics at Maastricht University.

Venue: 4th floor, UNU-MERIT

Date: 20 June 2012

Time: 10:30 - 12:30