In response to the demands of institutions, companies and society in general, the Department of Quantitative Methods offers complete, personalised “quantitative” advice on a variety of research, development and knowledge transfer topics, including the handling and extraction of information from large databases, sophisticated data analysis techniques, statistical and econometric modelling, forecasting, decision-making in environments of uncertainty, and many more. Full details of these research areas are provided by the various research groups:
- Health Economics and Public Policy
- Quantitative and Computational Finance
- Bayesian statistical and decision-making techniques in Economics and Business
Other courses offered concern the transfer and dissemination of specific quantitative techniques, both academic and for practical business applications.