I am trying to find a way to model electricity prices and I don't really know where to start. I have some of the main characteristics of electricity :
1. Very cyclical (hourly basis, but also seasonality)
2. Very sensitive to instant supply & demand
Does anybody have experience with...
I will be done my master's in july and I need to move back home to start a job.
To all the U of T MMF future students, this means that all my furniture is for sale and possibly, you could even more into my current apartment (1-person bachelor apartment).
I live twenty minutes walk...
I am running a currency model here and I'm trying to compare my MC results with analytical formulas. The problem is that I am having a hard time finding the analytical variance.
The model is as follows :
USD follows :
r_usd(t) = x(t) + phi_usd(t) , where dx(t) = -alpha*x(t)*dt +...
I would like to install an e-mail software that enables me to sync my e-mails between two computers.
I have looked up up the function for outlook 2010, but this seems to be only doable by copying a file from a computer to another (this meaning that you lose e-mails that have been...
So i've just installed windows 7 on one of my computers. I'm used to running a mac with safari / firefox, and I would like to know what is the best browser out there to run on win 7 ?
i'm looking to install a dual screen setup for my computer. I've seen many options, such as : dual output dvi graphic cards, DVI cable splitters, etc..
I need your advice on what kind of setup is the best in your opinion ?
I've got a basic question about commodity futures and producers. I've read this article : FT Press: Basic Training: A Futures Primer > A hedging example which has got me a bit confused.
I thought that commodity future were settled with the future. From what i've been reading in the...
so I'm trying to program a function that will do conditional forecasts on a var (Vector autoregression). Basically I have two variables (100 data of each), and I've computed my parameters for my VAR with a lag of 3.
Now, I would like to fix my forecast for one variable and then...
is there an equivalent command to na.rm when summing in MATLAB ?
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I believe i've found my answer. command nansum() works fines. Thank you.
I've been talking with some person I know that works at a major bank in London. He's been talking to me about Q which is a programming language I've never heard of before.
Any of you guys had any experience using Q ?
I'll be interviewing for an internship with a big firm tommorow, one of the tasks i'll have to perform includes reprogramming certain S+ and R code into MATLAB code. I have not yet been able to ask about why they were switching (I certainly plan on it tommorow).
In the meantime, do...
I'm currently finishing my baruch application. I've read somewhere that the TOEFL was no longer necessary, but i cannot remember if it is only for students who have attended US schools.
I am from Quebec, and I went to a french school.
Question is : Do i need to send in my TOEFL...