MAE906 - Econometrics II

Year: 2018 unit information
Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value:

0.125

Cohort rule: This unit is only available to students enrolled in M900 - Doctor of Philosophy
Unit chair:

Chris Doucouliagos (Trimester 1), Wang Sheng Lee (Trimester 2)

Prerequisite:

MAE901

Corequisite:

Nil.

Incompatible with:

Nil.

Contact hours:

1 x 3 hour seminar each week

Content

This unit covers a variety of topics in econometrics that include Panel Data, Discrete Choice Models, Causation with Experimental and Observational Data, State-Space Analysis, and Monte Carlo Simulations. For each topic explored in the course, empirical analysis using real data will be an integral part. In addition, the students will learn programing in statistical software using simulated data.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (Individual) - Problem set - 40%

Assessment 2 (Individual) - Oral presentation - 20%

Assesment 3 (Individual) - Paper replication exercise (4000 words) - 40%

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