|Certificates: The Study of Education|
Econometrics is the study of statistical techniques for analyzing economic data. The course reviews multiple regression and develops several more advanced estimation techniques. Students work on individual research projects and learn to use econometric software.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Prerequisites: (ECON301 AND MATH221) OR (ECON301 AND MATH223) OR (ECON302 AND MATH221) OR (ECON302 AND MATH223)
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (DATA-MN)(ECON-MN)(ECON)(EDST-MN)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Wooldridge, Introductory Econometrics (required; most recent edition), and Kennedy, A Guide to Econometrics (optional; a relatively recent edition). Additional short items will be handed out occasionally.
|Examination and Assignments: |
11 homework assignments, two exams, and a research project.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students will use the statistical computer program Stata, which is available in the campus data labs. There will be 3-4 workshops on how to use Stata scheduled at times outside the course meeting times.
|Instructor(s): Hornstein,Abigail Times: ..T.R.. 10:30AM-11:50AM; Location: PAC107; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: 13||JR major: 12|| || |
|Seats Available: -1||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 0||JR non-major: 0||SO: 0||FR: X|
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