Research

Research Interests:

  • Bayesian Model Uncertainty Quantification.
  • Bayesian hierarchical models for correlated data.

Published papers:

Papers in peer reviewed journals

  • Allepuz, A., A. López-Quílez, A. Forte, G. Fernández, and J. Casal. 2007. “Spatial Analysis of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy in Galicia, Spain (2000-05)”. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 79 (2): 174–185. issn: 0167-5877.
  • López-Quílez, A., C. Armero, and A. Forte. 2007. “Geographical variation of Pharmacological prescription with Bayesian Hierarchical models”. Value In Health 10 (6): A251–A251. issn: 1098-3015.
  • Armero, C., A. Forte, and A. López-Quílez. 2009. “Geographical variation in pharmacological prescription”. Mathematical and Computer Modelling 50:921–928. issn: 0895-7177.
  • Bayarri, M. J., J. O. Berger, A. Forte, and G. García-Donato. 2012. “Criteria fo Bayesian model choice with application to variable selection”. Annals of Statistics 40 (3): 1550–1577. issn: 0090-5364.
  • Pozo-Rodríguez, F., J. L. López-Campos, C.J. Álvarez-Martínez, A. Castro-Acosta, R. Agüero, J. Hueto, J. Hernández-Hernández, M. Barrón, V. Abraira, A. Forte, J.M. Sanchez Nieto, E.n Lopez-Gabaldón, B.G. Cosío, and A. Agusti. 2012. “Clinical Audit of COPD patients requiring hospital admissions in Spain: AUDIPOC Study.” Plos One 7 (7) issn: 1932-6203.
  • Martínez-Abraín, A., D. Conesa, and A. Forte. 2014. “Subjectivism is an unavoidable feature of ecological statistics”. Animal Biodiversity And Conservation 37 (2): 141–143. issn: 1578-665X.
  • Alamá, L., D. Conesa, A. Forte, and E. Tortosa-Ausina. 2015. “The geography of Spanish bank branches”. Journal of Applied Statistics 42 (4): 722–744. issn: 0266-4763.
  • Armero, C., A. Forte, and H. Perpiñán. 2015. “Bayesian longitudinal models for paediatric kidney transplant recipients”. Journal of Applied Statistics 43 (3): 430–440. issn: 0266-4763. doi:0.1080/02664763.2015.1063117.
  • Balaguer-Coll, M.T., M.I. Brun-Martos, A. Forte, and E. Tortosa-Ausina. 2015. “Local governments’ re-election and its determinants: New evidence based on a Bayesian approach”. European Journal Of Political Economy 39:94–108. issn: 0176-2680.
  • Camarero, M., A. Forte, G. García-Donato, Y. Mendoza, and J. Ordoñez. 2015. “Variable Selection in the analysis of energy consumption-growth nexus”. Energy Economics 52, Part A:207–216. issn: 0140-9883.
  • Forte, A., J. Peiró-Palomino, and E. Tortosa-Ausina. 2015. “Does social capital matter for European regional growth?” European Economic Review 77:47–64. issn: 0014-2921.
  • Pozo-Rodríguez, F., A. Castro-Acosta, C.J. Álvarez, J.L. López-Campos, A. Forte, A. López-Quílez, A. Agustí, and V. Abraira. 2015. “Determinants of between-hospital variations in outcomes for patients admitted with COPD exacerbations: findings from a nationwide clinical audit (AUDIPOC) in Spain”. International Journal of Clinical Practice 69 (9): 938–947. issn: 1368-5031.
  • Serrat, C., M. Rue, C. Armero, X. Piulachs, H. Perpiñán, A. Forte, A. Paez, and G. Gomez. 2015. “Frequentist and Bayesian approaches for a joint model for prostate cancer risk and longitudinal prostate-specific antigen data”. Journal of Applied Statistics 42 (6): 1223–1239. issn: 0266-4763.
  • Armero, C., A. Forte, and H. Perpiñán. 2016. “Bayesian joint modeling for assessing the progression of Chronic Kidney Disease in children”. Statistical Methods in Medical Research. On-line. issn: 0962-2802. doi:10.1177/0962280216628560.
  • Armero, C., Forné, C., Rué, M., Forte, A.,  Perpiñán, H., Gómez, G.  and Baré, M. 2016.  «Bayesian joint ordinal and survival modeling for breast cancer risk assessment».  Statistics in Medicine 40 (1) pp. 139 –152.
  • Alvares, D., Armero, C., Forte, A. and Rubio, L. 2016. «Exploring Bayesian models to evaluate control procedures for plant disease».  Sort-Statistics And Operations Research Transactions 40(1) pp. 139 –152. 2016
  • Rué, M., Andrinopoulou, E.R., Alvares, D.,  Armero, C.,  Forte A. and Blanch, Ll. 2017. «Bayesian joint modeling of bivariate longitudinal and competing risks data: An application to study patient- ventilator asynchronies in critical care patients». Biometrical Journal 59 (6) pp. 1184 –1203.
  • Alvares, D., Armero, C., Forte, A., Serra, J., Galipienso, L. and Rubio, L. 2017. «Incidence and control of the black spot syndrome in tiger nuts».  Annals of Applied 171(3) pp. 417 – 423.
  • Forte, A., Garcia-Donato, G. and Steel, M.F.J.  2018. «Methods and tools for Bayesian Variable Selection and Model Averaging in normal linear regression». International Statistical Review 86 (2) pp. 237–258
  • Alvares, D., Armero, C. and Forte, A. 2018.  «What does objective mean in a Dirichlet-multinomial framework?». International Statistical Review. 86(1) pp. 106–118.
  • García-Donato, G. and  Forte, A. 2018. «Bayesian Testing, Variable Selection and Model Averaging in Linear Models using R with BayesVarSel». R Journal 10(1)  pp. 155 — 174

Research reports

  • Does social capital matter for european regional growth? J. Peiro, A. Forte, E. Tortosa-Ausina Tech. rep. 6, 2014. BBVA Foundation
  • A Bayesian perspective to analyze branch location patterns in spanish banking. L. Alamá, D. Conesa, A. Forte, E. Tortosa-Ausina. Tech. rep. 3, 2013. BBVA Foundation

Book Chapters

  • Sequential Monte Carlo methods in random intercept models for longitudinal data. D. Alvares, C. Armero, A. Forte and N. Chopin. In Bayesian Statistics in Action. Proceedings of BAYSM 2016. Springer Proceedings in Mathematics and Statistics. Springer. Pp 187 — 227. 2017. ISBN: 978-3-319-54084-9
  • An ordinal joint model for breast cancer. C. Armero, C. Forné, M. Rué, A. Forte, H. Perpiñán, G. Gómez. M. Baré. In Trends in Mathematics. Research Perspectives CRM Barcelona, Extended Abstracts Fall 2015. Vol 7 pp 9–13. 2017. ISBN: 978-3-319-55638-3
  • Practical issues on Energy-growth nexus data and variable selection with bayesian analysis. A.K. Tiwari; A. Forte; G Garcia-Donato: A. N. Menegaki. In The Economics and Econometrics of the Energy-Growth Nexus. Academic Press (Elsevier). 2018. ISBN: 978-0128127469

Edited books:

  • Proceedings of the 26th International Workshop on Statistical Modelling. D. Conesa, A. Forte, A. López-Quílez and F. Muñoz (Eds). 2011
  • Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop in Objective Bayes Methodology. C. Armero, M.E. Castellanos, D. Conesa, A. Forte and G. García-Donato (Eds). 2015. ISBN: 9788466085739
  • Libro de resúmenes de la XVII Conferencia Española y VII Encuentro Iberoameric.no de Biometría. C. Armero, D. Conesa, A.M. Debón; A. Forte and M.Trottini (Eds). 2019. ISBN: 978-84-09-11706-2

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