Econometrics for IE&B

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2018/19
Vakcode EBB070A05
Vaknaam Econometrics for IE&B
Niveau(s) bachelor
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II a
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Econometrics for IE&B
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1.Identify and interpret various econometric techniques for addressing particular research questions, among which the classical linear regression model.
2.Describe the principles of parameter estimation and hypotheses testing.
3.Apply these techniques using an empirical dataset from the field of International Economics and Business.
4.Critically assess the application of these techniques to studies from the field of International Economics and Business.
5.Analyze and interpret the results generated by the econometric software package (STATA).
Omschrijving The course introduces basic principles of econometrics centered around the linear regression model. It emphasizes motivation, understanding, and implementation and shows how economic data are used with economic and statistical models as a basis for estimating key parameters and testing hypotheses. Students apply these methods to data from the field of International Economics and Business. Students learn to work with the statistical software package STATA.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm hoorcolleges, practica, werkcolleges
(During the practicals you will be using a computer)
Toetsvorm opdracht(en), schriftelijk tentamen met meerkeuzevragen, schriftelijk tentamen met open vragen, tussentoets(en)
(The midterm takes place in the 4th week of the course.)
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator dr. P. Rao Sahib
Docent(en) dr. P. Rao Sahib
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Introductory Econometrics: A Modern Approach, 7th edition, 2018, Cengage Wooldridge, Jeffrey 9781337558860 €  75,00
Some empirical journal articles from the field of International Economics and Business Various
Entreevoorwaarden The course is not open for open exchange students.
Opmerkingen Secretary GEM: e-mail gem.feb@rug.nl, phone +31(0)50 36 33458, room 5411.0538
Coordinator: P.Rao Sahib, e-mail p.rao.sahib@rug.nl, phone +31(0)50 36 33724
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc Economics and Business Economics/E&BE  ( International Economics & Business/IE&B) 2 semester II a verplicht
Liberal Arts and Sciences  (Year 2 Social Sciences) - semester II a keuze
Pre-MSc-programma’s FEB  (Pre-MSc International Economics & Business/IE&B) 1 semester II a verplicht