- Module code: EC910
- Module name: Quantitative Methods: Econometrics B
- Department: Economics
- Credit: 50
Module content and teaching
To give students a good grounding in modern econometric techniques, and the ways in which these are applied in the empirical analysis of economic data.
Principal learning outcomes
By the end of the course students should feel comfortable reading the recent applied economics/econometrics literature. They will be able to interpret critically empirical results, including the vast array of diagnostic and test statistics often reported, and to come to a balanced view concerning the weight of the empirical evidence presented. Students will be able to produce their own high quality empirical econometric analysis.
Timetabled teaching activities
Two lectures per week plus seminars approx. every 2 weeks and a Stata seminar in Week 3.
|Assessment group||Assessment name||Percentage|
|50 CATS (Module code: EC910-50)|
|D (Assessed/examined work)||Assessed Course Work||25%|
|locally Adminstered Exam||15%|
|Examination - Main Summer Exam Period (weeks 4-9)||60%|
This module is available on the following courses:
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30E) - Year 5
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30F) - Year 5