Students will be exposed to the nature of data collection and data usage in the field of Economics. Students will learn the historical development of economics statistics, the limitations and advantages of both scope and survey methodology, and Excel/Stata/R skills which will empower students to produce research products with original data.
Prerequisite/Rules: Minimum grade of C- in ECON200 and ECON201; and 1 course with minimum grade of C- from (STAT100, ECON230, BMGT230, ECON321, STAT400, or other equivalent course). Restriction: Must be in one of the following programs (Economics Bachelor of Arts; Economics Bachelor of Science)
Grading Method: Regular, Pass-Fail, Audit