Oscar Claveria Gonzalez

Oscar Claveria Gonzalez

Associate professor

ORCID: 0000-0001-9740-1852
Scopus Author ID: 15924923300
Researcher ID: G-6741-2014
Knowledge area: Economia Aplicada

Research group: Anàlisi Quantitativa Regional (AQR)

Grup d'Innovació Docent d'Anàlisi de Dades en Economia i Empresa

Contact Information
Department of Econometrics, Statistics and Applied Economics
Despacho 4305, Torre 4, Facultad de Economía y Empresa (Universidad de Barcelona)
934021825
oclaveria(a)ub.edu

More Information: AQR-IREA (http://www.ub.edu/aqr/fitxa-persones_en.php?id=8)

Academic training

Ph.D. in Applied Economics . Universitat de Barcelona . 04/2003 . (Ph.D.)
Bachelor in Economics . Universitat de Barcelona . 06/1998 . (Diploma / Degree / Activities)
Bachelor in Tourism . Universidad de Barcelona (CETT) . 06/1993 . (Diploma / Degree / Activities)

Teaching imparted (last 5 years)

Mètodes de Previsió (Bachelor's degree) - Administración y Dirección de Empresas(1) - Universidad de Barcelona.
Disseny, Explotació i Interpretació d'Enquestes d'Opinió a Empresaris (University Master's Degree) - Recerca en Empresa - Universidad de Barcelona.

Research interests

Applied economics
Economic forecasting
Economic expectations

Participation in Projects (last 6 years)

Anàlisi Quantitativa Regional (AQR) . 2014 - 2017 . Ref.2014SGR1362 . Agència de Gestió d'Ajuts Universitaris i de Recerca (AGAUR) . PI: Enrique Lopez Bazo
Estrategías Territoriales para mejorar la resistencia en tiempos de crisis . 2016 - 2019 . Ref.ECO2016-75805-R . Ministerio de Economia y Competitividad . PI: Vicente Royuela Mora; Raul Ramos Lobo
Xarxa de Referència d'R+D+I en Economia Aplicada XREAP 2016 . 2016 - 2016 . Ref.308629 . Departament d'Economia i Finances de la Generalitat de Catalunya . PI: Martin Parellada Sabata
Economic Sentiment: Statistical, political, behavioral, and media aspects of its influence on economic activity . 2018 - 2022 . Ref.HRZZ IP-2018-01-4189 . Hrvatska zaklada za znanost . PI: Petar Sorić

Relevant publications (Journal Publications and Other publications - last 6 years)

Claveria, O. (2019). Forecasting the unemployment rate using the degree of agreement in consumer unemployment expectations. Journal for Labour Market Research, 53(3), pp. 1 - 10 . Institutional Repository . ISSN: 2510-5019
Claveria, O.; Monte, E.; Torra, S. (2019). Evolutionary computation for macroeconomic forecasting. Computational Economics, 53(2), pp. 833 - 849 . Institutional Repository . ISSN: 0927-7099
Claveria, O. (2019). A new consensus-based unemployment indicator. Applied Economics Letters, 26(10), pp. 812 - 817 . Institutional Repository . ISSN: 1350-4851
Sorić, P.; Lolić, I.; Claveria, O.; Monte, E.; Torra, S. (2019). Unemployment expectations: A socio-demographic analysis of the effect of news. Labour Economics, 60(October), pp. 64 - 74 . Institutional Repository . ISSN: 0927-5371
Claveria, O.; Monte, E.; Torra, S. (2019). Economic uncertainty: A geometric indicator of discrepancy among experts' expectations. Social Indicators Research, 143(1), pp. 95 - 114 . Institutional Repository . ISSN: 0303-8300

Conferences and Participations in Congresses (last 6 years)

Claveria, O; Monte, E.; Torra, S. (2016). Short-term forecasting of GDP via evolutionary algorithms using survey-based expectations. (Presentation of communication) . 36th International Symposium on Forecasting (19-22 June 2016) . Proceedings of the 36th International Symposium on Forecasting . Santander (Spain) . SPAIN
Claveria, O; Monte, E.; Torra, S. (2017). Empirical modelling of survey-based expectations for the design of economic indicators. (Presentation of communication) . CIRET/KOF/WIFO Workshop (13-14 October 2017) . Viena . AUSTRIA
Claveria, O; Monte, E.; Torra, S. (2018). A geometric proxy of economic uncertainty based on the disagreement in survey expectations. (Presentation of communication) . International Conference on Time Series and Forecasting (ITISE 2018, September 19-21st) . Proceedings ITISE 2018 . Granada . SPAIN
Claveria, O (2019). Forecasting the unemployment rate using the degree of agreement in consumers' expectations. (Presentation of communication) . 13th ifo Dresden Workshop on Macroeconomics and Business Cycle Research (Dresden, January 25-26, 2019) . Dresden . GERMANY
Claveria, O. (2019). A new metric of consensus for Likert-type scale questionnaires: An application to forecast the unemployment rate using the degree of agreement in consumer expectations. (Presentation of communication) . 39th International Symposium on Forecasting (16-19 June 2019) . Proceedings of the 39th International Symposium on Forecasting . Thessaloniki (Greece) . GREECE

Directed Thesis, minor thesis and research reports (last 6 years)

Anne Bohlens . (2017) . Forecasting tourism demand to the Balearic Islands (Degree work) . Universidad de Barcelona.
Clàudia Pérez Martínez . (2019) . The natural resource curse: An empirical assessment of ten African countries (Degree work) . Universidad de Barcelona.