20 Credits AUTUMN

Cannot be taken with: ECN216, ECN219, ECN309

Pre-requisites: ECN107 and ECN120

Aims/Description: This module introduces students to econometric theory and practice, building on the brief coverage in the pre-requisite module ECN120. Material covered includes simple and multiple regression, algebra of OLS, failure of assumptions, alternative estimators, applied econometric work.

Restrictions on availability: Restricted to students on the degree programmes ECNU08, ECNU19, FREU03, MGTU15, MGTU16, MGTU27, MGTU32, RUSU02 and MDLU13

Staff Contact: Indeewara Perera
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Laboratory work, Independent Study, Workshops
Assessment: Formal Exam, Course work

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