• Offered by Research School of Economics
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Classification Advanced
  • Course subject Econometrics
  • Areas of interest Econometrics
  • Academic career Postgraduate
  • Course convener
    • Dr Sriram Shankar
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course EMET3008
  • Offered in Second Semester 2017
    See Future Offerings

This course will examine modern applied research on macroeconomic and financial issues. The main objective is to allow students to understand, critically appraise and replicate applied work on macroeconomic and financial topics.

Indicative Assessment

Assignments (30%), a mid term (20%) and a final examination (50%).

 

The assignments for EMET8010 require the use of MATLAB. Assignments for EMET3008 require no programming.

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Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have previously completed the equivalent of EMET8005. Incompatible with EMET3008.

Prescribed Texts

Primarily, the reading material will comprise the journal research papers listed on the reading list. Although pitched at a slightly higher level than EMET3008 and EMET8010, the following text is helpful to dip into:

Canova, F. (2007) Methods for Applied Macroeconomic Research, Princeton.

Other helpful background books include:

Enders, W. Applied Econometric Time Series, Wiley, 1995.

Hamilton, J.D., Time Series Analysis, Princeton, 1994.

Verbeek, M., A Gide to Modern Econometrics, Wiley, 2008.

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
Band 3
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2017 $3852
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2017 $5130
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings and Dates

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
7666 24 Jul 2017 31 Jul 2017 31 Aug 2017 27 Oct 2017 In Person

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