Quantitative Models for Economic Analyses - ECONOMETRIA (2009/2010)

Course code
4S02761
Name of lecturer
Laura Magazzini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
4
Academic sector
SECS-P/05 - ECONOMETRICS
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
1st Semester dal Oct 1, 2009 al Jan 31, 2010.

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Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

Statistic tools and economic theory will be applied in order to provide students with competences and capabilities to understand and perform empirical analysis of economic phenomena. Empirical problems and applications will be discussed during the course to provide students with the tools and capabilities needed for the analysis of economic data.

Syllabus

Review of statistical inference.
The linear regression model.
Estimation: ordinary least squares.
Inference and testing.
Model diagnostics.
Time series regression.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam.