• Offered by Research School of Economics
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Course subject Econometrics
  • Academic career Undergraduate
  • Course convener
    • Dr Thomas Tao Yang
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course EMET6008
  • Offered in Second Semester 2019
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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.

Learning Outcomes

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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Workload

Students 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

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

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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
2019 $4140
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2019 $5460
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
7484 22 Jul 2019 29 Jul 2019 31 Aug 2019 25 Oct 2019 In Person

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