Econometrics is the study of statistical techniques for analyzing economic data. The course reviews multiple regression and develops several more advanced estimation techniques. Students work on individual research projects and learn to use econometric software.
Quantitative Reasoning, Writing
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Prerequisites: (ECON301 AND MATH221) OR (ECON301 AND MATH223) OR (ECON302 AND MATH221) OR (ECON302 AND MATH223)
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CADS)(DATA-MN)(ECON-MN)(ECON)(EDST-MN)(EDST)(HRAD-MN)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Wooldridge, INTRODUCTORY ECONOMETRICS
Kennedy, A GUIDE TO ECONOMETRICS
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Regular problem sets, two take-home exams, and a semester-long research project applying econometric analysis to a data set chosen by the student.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students are required to use statistical computer programs (Stata, EViews), which are available in the campus data labs.
|Instructor(s): Hanson,Michael S. Times: .M.W... 01:10PM-02:30PM; Location: PAC107; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: 11||JR major: 12|| || |
|Seats Available: 3||GRAD: 0||SR non-major: 2||JR non-major: 0||SO: 0||FR: X|
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