Fall 2018 not offered
|Certificates: Applied Data Science, The Study of Education|
|Course Cluster: Data Analysis Minor, Education Studies Minor|
Econometrics is the study of statistical techniques for analyzing economic data. This 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: Graded|
||Prerequisites: (ECON301 OR ECON302) AND (MATH221 OR MATH223)
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CADS)(DATA-MN)(ECON-MN)(ECON)(EDST-MN)
Wooldridge, Introductory Econometrics (required; most recent edition), and Kennedy, A Guide to Econometrics (optional; a relatively recent edition). Additional short items will be handed out occasionally.
|Examination and Assignments: |
Weekly assignments, 2 exams, and a research project.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students will use the statistical computer program Stata, which is available in the campus data labs. There will be 4-5 workshops with the QAC on how to use Stata scheduled at times outside the course meeting times.