20 Credits AUTUMN

Aims/Description: This module is designed to introduce students to a number of important advanced topics in econometrics. The aims of the module are to provide: an overview of modern econometric methodology; an introduction to further econometric techniques; and an introduction to applied econometric research methods. The module will cover topics in both microeconometrics and times series econometrics.

Restrictions on availability: ECN21004

Staff Contact: WRIGHT PETER
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Independent Study,
Assessment: Course work, Classroom testing

Notes: In addition to the formal pre-requisite, students must have studied economic theory at level 2 standard, e.g. ECN201 and ECN202

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Economics):

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