Practice Session for Applied Econometrics for Public Policy
Credits / Language / Semester
1Credits / English / Winter
This course focuses on practicing the econometric methods covered in Applied Econometrics for Public Policy. Both analytical and empirical exercises will be conducted in this course. In conducting empirical exercises, students need to use some statistical software such as STATA or Eviews.
Regression Analysis, Hypothesis, Empirical Exercises, STATA, Eviews,
Following the schedule of Applied Econometrics for Public Policy.
For the analytical exercises:
students first practice and discuss them in the class. The lecturer will explain the correct procedure of solving them.
For the empirical exercises:
The lecturer will first demonstrate how to use the learned methods in the computer, and then students practice similar exercises by themselves.
The grade of a student is determined by her/his average score of several class quizzes.
Hill, Griffiths, and Lim, Principles of Econometrics, 4th Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2011 (International Students Version) (ISBN-13: 978-0470873724)
Wooldridge, Introductory Econometrics: A Modern Approach, 4th Edition, South Western College Publishing, 2009 (ISBN-13: 978-1111531041)
Angrist and Pischke, Mostly Harmless Econometrics: An Empiricist’s Companion, Princeton University Press, 2008 (ISBN-13: 978-0691120355)
Kennedy, A Guide to Econometrics, 6th Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, 2008 (ISBN-13: 978-1405182577)
Notes on Taking the Course
Students don't have to have any knowledge of Econometric/Statistic software. The lecturer will demonstrate the usage of STATA step by step.