Andres Azqueta Gavaldon

Tel: +44 (0)141 330 3323
Room 101, 12 Southpark Terrace, Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8LG

Research title

Big-Data in Forecast Economics

Research summary

PhD Topic

Big Data in Macroeconomics

Research Interests

Macroeconomics, Big-Data, Machine-learning, Forecasting, DSGE Models


Azqueta-Gavaldon A. 2017 Developing news-based Economic Policy Uncertainty index with unsupervised machine learning. Economics Letters, 158, 47-50.  


1 4th International Conference on Applied Theory, Macro and Empirical Finance (AMEF, 2018), Thessaloniki, Greece. 2-3 April 2018
2 Scottish Fiscal Commission Seminars, Edinburgh 16 Feb. 2018
3 International Conference on Internet of Things and Machine Learning (IML 2017), Liverpool. 17 -18 Oct. 2017
4 International Conference on Machine Learning and Computing (ICML 2017), Singapore. 23-24 Feb. 2017

Additional information

Andres holds a BSc in Economics and Business Economics degree (2011) from Glasgow University, and a MSc in Economics of research degree (2013) from Ludwig-Maximilian University, Germany. Prior to his PhD study, he undertook an internship at the German Federal Enterprise for International Cooperation in Munich, and worked as research assistance at the Max-Plank Institute of Economics of Aging in Munich.  He is a recipient of the College of Social Sciences Graduate School Scholarship 2015.