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APPLIED ECONOMETRICS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: China - Peking University, Beijing - 'Peking Univ.'
UC Course SubjectEconomics
Number & Suffix: 100
Full UC Title: APPLIED ECONOMETRICS 
Transcript Title: APPLIED ECONOMETRIC 
UC QTR Units - Division: 3.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course provides a general understanding of the econometric modeling tools that are frequently used in the empirical economic studies. The topics covered include linear regressions and the selection of functional forms, heateroskedasticity and serial correlation, basic and more advanced time series techniques, pooled cross-sectional and panel data models, models for binary choice and limited dependent variables, endogeneity and instrumental variables estimation, simultaneous equation models, etc. The computer programming techniques that are needed to implement the above models are taught using SAS software. In addition, this course provides the opportunity of empirical research using real-world data by conducting an independent research project. Text: Jeffrey M. Wooldridge, INTRODUCTORY ECONOMETRICS: A MODERN APPROACH. Assessment: research proposal (30%), term paper (50%), attendance (20%). 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: APPLIED ECONOMETRICS 
Partner University Department: Economics 
Partner University Course Number: 2534380