ECON-554 Data Analysis
Fall for 2017-2018
Faculty:
This course introduces students to how to use a major econometric software package to manipulate data and estimate econometric models. Hands-on exercises using actual economic data are an integral part of the course. The goal of the course is to enable students conduct their own data analyses and research in an econometric software package using the tools developed in Economics-553, Econometrics.

For M.A. in Applied Economics and M.S. in Economics students.
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None

Sections:

ECON-554-62 Data Analysis
Faculty:
This course introduces students to the fundamentals methods of data analysis. The course begins with a discussion of the linear regression model. It then proceeds to introduce a number of topics relevant to the analysis of economic data. These include instrumental variables, discrete choice modeling, panel data analysis and program evaluation. While familiarizing students with the key statistical and econometric tools, the course ensures that they also achieve competence with a statistical software package that will enable them to implement the various methods illustrated in the course.
For MA in Political Economy students at Solvay Brussels School.
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
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