- Code EMET6008
- Unit Value 6 units
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.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the challenges of empirical modelling in economics and business
- demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the shortcomings of the standard linear regression model
- apply important extensions to the linear regression model
- express new econometric methods mathematically
- demonstrate clarity of thought regarding the relationship between data, model and estimation in econometrics
- use statistical software to study actual data sets
- Assignments (28) [LO 1,2,3,4,5,6]
- Final Exam (72) [LO 1,2,3,4,5,6]
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Student taking this course are expected to commit at least 10 hours per week - consisting of 2 hours of lectures, a 1 hour computer tutorial and 7 hours of private study.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Introduction to Econometrics, Global Edition, by J. H. Stock and M. W. Watson.
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|Class start date
|Last day to enrol
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|Mode Of Delivery
|21 Jul 2025
|28 Jul 2025
|31 Aug 2025
|24 Oct 2025