About the authors
Rob J Hyndman is Professor of Statistics and Head of the Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics at Monash University, Australia. From 2005-2018 he was Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Forecasting. He is author of 6 books and over 190 research papers, and an elected Fellow of the Academy for the Social Sciences in Australia. In 2007, he received the Moran medal from the Australian Academy of Science for his contributions to statistical research. For over 30 years, Rob has maintained an active consulting practice, assisting hundreds of companies and organisations on forecasting problems.
George Athanasopoulos is a Professor and Deputy Head in the Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics at Monash University, Australia. He received a PhD in Econometrics from Monash University in 2007, and has received many awards and distinctions for his research. His research interests include multivariate time series analysis, forecasting, non-linear time series, wealth and tourism economics. He is on the Editorial Boards of the Journal of Travel Research and the International Journal of Forecasting.