Arthur Charpentier holds a PhD in Applied Mathematics from KU Leuven. He teaches Predictive Modeling, Actuarial Science & Insurance, Financial Mathematics, Networks & Algorithms, Statistics & Econometrics at the University of Rennes 1, where he is a Full Professor. His research interests include Risk and Insurance, Statistics & Machine Learning, Mathematical Economics, Climate Modeling. He also runs de blog Freakonometrics.
Candidates to the Summer School programme at the UB School of Economics should ensure that they meet the requirements before applying to the course:
-Students should possess a solid background in Economics or related field. Being a Master or PhD student in a relevant area will be considered a plus in the admissions process.
-Although no language certificate is required, we expect all applicants to show full competency in English.
-Candidates also need to be familiar with the programming language (R, Python…).