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.
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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)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Wooldridge, Introductory Econometrics, 4th (or more recent) edition, and Kennedy, A Guide to Econometrics, 6th (or more recent) edition. Additional short items will be handed out occasionally.
|Examinations and Assignments: |
11 homework assignments, a midterm, a research project, and a final exam at the time scheduled by the registrar.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students will use statistical computer programs (Stata, EViews), which are available in the campus data labs. There will be optional-attendance workshops on how to use Stata at times outside the course meeting times.
|Instructor(s): Jacobsen,Joyce Times: ...W.F. 11:00AM-12:20PM; Location: PAC107; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: 13||JR major: 12|| || |
|Seats Available: -4||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 0||JR non-major: 0||SO: 0||FR: 0|
|Web Resources: Syllabus |
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