Luc Bauwens was born in 1952. He received the Ph. D. degree in economics from the Université catholique de Louvain (UCL), Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium, in 1983. He received the 1984 Leonard J. Savage Thesis Award for his thesis. Since 1991 he is professor of economics at UCL, where he is affiliated with the Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), has been chairman of the Department of Economics (2000-2003), and research director of the CORE (2006-2009). His scientific interests are in econometrics, with contributions in time series and financial econometrics using Bayesian inference. He is member of the editorial board of the Journal of Applied Econometrics and associate editor of the Journal of Financial Econometrics.
Biography Updated on 2 January 2011