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EC910 - Quantitative Methods: Econometrics B

  • Module code: EC910
  • Module name: Quantitative Methods: Econometrics B
  • Department: Economics
  • Credit: 50

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

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.

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/economics/pg/modules/ec910

Module assessment

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%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core

N/A

Optional
  • 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