Provide the knowledge and skills necessary to accomplish and utilize basic applied econometric analysis utilized by many business service providers, government agencies, and nonprofits engaged in policy analysis. Topics include simple and multiple regressions using cross section, time series, and panel data, issues of heteroskedasticity, serial correlation, and multicollinearity, models with binary dependent variable, and program evaluation. Course emphasizes application of knowledge using software packages but still covers essential theoretical background.

Prerequisites/Rules:
1 course with a minimum grade of C- from (ECON305, ECON306, ECON325, ECON326); and 1 course with a minimum grade of C- from (ECON230, BMGT230, ECON321). Restriction: Must be in Economics Bachelor of Arts program. Credit Only Granted for: ECON422 or ECON424.
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular, Pass-Fail, Audit

Course Offerings

    Winter 2017Instructor: Yongjoon Park
    Fall 2017Instructor: Fo Kodjo Aflagah
    Fall 2017Instructor: Yue Chao
    Fall 2017Instructor: Hossein Abbasi
    Fall 2017Instructor: Hossein Abbasi
    Summer 2017 IIInstructor: Matthew Staiger
    Summer 2017 IInstructor: Yongjoon Park
    Spring 2017Instructor: Fo Kodjo Aflagah
    Spring 2017Instructor: Yue Chao
    Spring 2017Instructor: Hossein Abbasi