Category: economics

Instant Forecast

Now that Google has made us used to everything 'instant' (I don't even like instant coffee) we know anyone with a SOA algorithm and piece of hardware/software should be able to instantly predict. And I thought that 'nowcasting' was too

Economic Prediction

Just for fun and the sake of learning I am researching on the vast literature on economic prediction. This topic is the one that has always enthusiast me due to the magic behind (you get to see the future!). However,

Culture and Welfare

If we acknowledge GDP per capita is a welfare index and it states the degree of economic development of an economy, we could say we are near to assert culture is a good proxy, and a trigger, to that concept.