20 Credits AUTUMN

Cannot be taken with: ECN216, ECN308, ECN309
Pre-requisites: ECN120, ECN130


Aims/Description: This module introduces students to econometric analysis, through a consideration of the basic regression model, its properties, what can go wrong, and how those problems are solved. Throughout, the module tries to provide students with an intuitive feel for the issues, rather than everything being in terms of mathematical proofs. Students are also provided with the practical experience of performing their own regression analyses, in a supported workshop setting with data sets provided to them.

Restrictions on availability: Only available to BA single and dual Economics students

Staff Contact: Professor Steven McIntosh
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Tutorials, Independent Study, Computer Lab Workshops
Assessment: Formal Exam, Course work

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