28th CIRET Conference 2006 - Rome, Italy

September 20 to 23, 2006

Cyclical Indicators and Economic Policy Decisions

Special Topic:

Regional and Local Surveys

Hosted by:

ISAE – Institute for Studies and Economic Analyses

Bank of Italy

University «La Sapienza», Faculty of Statistics

Sponsored by:

Istituto G. Tagliacarne - Fondazione Unioncamere
Osservatorio Regionale Banca-Impresa

The overall aim of CIRET conferences is to encourage and improve communication, exchange and co-operation between academics and practitioners who conduct economic surveys, analyse survey data and develop or make use of cyclical indicators. CIRET, the Centre for International Research on Economic Tendency Surveys, is also a forum for discussion and application of new methodological developments and their results.

Conference Information

Sessions and Papers – Programme

Papers by Topics shows all papers presented at the conference, ordered by topics.

Please have a look at the topics of this conference, which had been listed in the Call for Papers (PDF) .

Authors are kindly invited to submit a ready-to-publish version of their paper to the joint OECD and CIRET Journal of Business Cycle Measurement and Analysis (JBCMA). Please check the notes for authors for additional information. Submissions accepted by the Editor-in-Chief will be sent to two referees (double blind procedure).

Convention Venue

University "La Sapienza", Piazzale Aldo Moro 5, 00185 Rome.

The conference took place inside the "Città Universitaria", which is the main location of La Sapienza University ( map ). By the way, "sapienza" may be translated by "knowledge" or "wisdom".


On September 19, the day before the Conference, the OECD organized a one-day Workshop on Business Tendency and Consumer Opinion Surveys, held at the Bank of Italy.

Contact – Local Host


Contact - CIRET Office