• Offered by Research School of Economics
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Course subject Econometrics
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course

The course studies important extensions of the linear regression model. Topics include: endogeneity, 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.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

  1. demonstrate an understanding of the challenges of empirical modelling in economics and business
  2. demonstrate an understanding of the shortcomings of the standard linear regression model
  3. apply important extensions to the linear regression model
  4. express new econometric methods mathematically
  5. demonstrate clarity of thought regarding the relationship between data, model and estimation in econometrics
  6. use statistical software to study actual data sets

Indicative Assessment

  1. Assignments (30) [LO 1,2,3,4,5,6]
  2. Final examination (70) [LO 1,2,3,4,5,6]

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Workload

Students taking this course are expected to commit at least 10 hours per week consisting of 2 hours of lectures and a 1 hour of computer tutorial as well as 7 hours of private study

Inherent Requirements

Not applicable

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed ECON1101 Microeconomics 1; and have completed STAT2008 Regression Modelling or STAT2014 Regression Modelling for Actuaries or EMET2007 Econometrics I: Econometrics Methods. Incompatible with EMET6008.

Prescribed Texts

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Fees

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

Commonwealth Support (CSP) Students
If you 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). More information about your student contribution amount for each course at Fees

Student Contribution Band:
34
Unit value:
6 units

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Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
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