Professor of Economics
Philippe Goulet Coulombe is a professor of economics at the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQÀM) and is responsible for the Macroeconomic Observatory axis of the Chair in Macroeconomics and Forecasting at UQÀM. He conducts several research projects at the intersection of machine learning, econometrics, and macroeconomic analysis. In several recent works, he introduces new learning algorithms adapted to the particularities of macroeconomic and financial data, and allowing an increased interpretability in a time series context. He also conducts work on econometric climate modeling, particularly the forecasting of sea ice melt in the Arctic Ocean.