- Code EMET3004
- Unit Value 6 units
The course studies important extensions of the linear regression model. Topics include: endogeneity, natural experiments, binary dependent variables, time series regressions and panel data estimation. This is a hand-on course with a focus on applications in economics as well as business. A standard statistical software will be used during computer sessions, no special programming skills are required.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of the requirements for this course, students will
- understand the challenges of empirical modelling in economics and business
- understand the shortcomings of the standard linear regression model
- be able to apply important extensions to the linear regression model
- be able to express new econometric methods mathematically
- be able to think clearly about the relationship between data, model and estimation in econometrics
- use statistical software to study actual data sets
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WorkloadStudents taking this course are expected to commit at least 12 hours per week consisting of 2 hours of lectures and a 1 hour of computer tutorial as well as 9 hours of private study
Requisite and Incompatibility
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- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|7615||24 Jul 2017||31 Jul 2017||31 Aug 2017||27 Oct 2017||In Person||N/A|