The 2015 Denis Sargan Econometrics Prize has been awarded to Dr Igor L. Kheifets for his paper “Specification Tests for Nonlinear Dynamic Models” published in The Econometrics Journal 2015, Vol. 18, Issue No. 1, 67 -94 see http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/ectj.12040/full
A formal presentation of the 2015 Denis Sargan Econometrics Prize to Dr Kheifets will be made during the 2017 Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2017 at the University of Bristol on 10-12 April 2017 see http://www.res.org.uk/view/0/2017conference_home.html
The Denis Sargan Econometrics Prize is awarded for the best (unsolicited) article published in The Econometrics Journal in a given year by anyone who is within five years of being awarded their doctorate. An honorarium of £1000 is awarded to the winning author.
The Royal Economic Society and the Editorial Board of The Econometrics Journal (Managing Editor and Co-Editors) warmly congratulate Dr Kheifets on this achievement.
More detailed information on the fundamental contributions and profound influence on econometrics made by (John) Denis Sargan together with previous prize winners can be found on http://www.res.org.uk/view/PrizesMenuEconometrics.html
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