Applied Microeconometrics

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2021/22
Vakcode EBM110A05
Vaknaam Applied Microeconometrics
Niveau(s) master, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II a
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Applied Microeconometrics
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. Undertake independent applied research using the following methods: linear panel data models; Rubin's potential outcome model (ATE, LATE,ATT); regression and causality; propensity score matching; differences-in-differences; Regression discontinuity designs; quantile regression;
GMM applications (dynamic panel data models, Hausman-Taylor models, spatial regression models).
2. Translate a theoretical model into an econometric model
3. Use appropriate data and econometric methods to address a given empirical economic question.
4. Interpret and critically assess quantitative analyses, empirical articles, policy
documents etc. in the field of microeconomics
5. Communicate their results in written reports
6. Use a computing environment such as STATA or write a suitable computer program.
Omschrijving This course provides a thorough understanding of microeconometric methods. During the course applications of the different methods are discussed mainly in the fields of consumption (saving) behavior, labor economics, industrial organisation and financial economics.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm gecombineerde hoor-/werkcolleges
Toetsvorm -groepsopdracht,  -individuele opdracht
Vaksoort master
Coördinator M. Kesina, PhD.
Docent(en) M. Kesina, PhD. , to be announced
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Journal articles
Econometric Analysis of Cross Section and Panel Data, 2010, 2nd edition, MIT Wooldridge, J.M. 978026223528
Entreevoorwaarden Econometric Theory and Methods; Econometric Inference.
Opmerkingen Info: Dr. Michaela Kesina, phone: +31(0)50 36 33151, e-mail: Secretary: Kim Beute, phone: +31(0)50 36 37018, e-mail:
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
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MSc Econometrics, Operations Research & Actuarial Studies/EORAS  (keuzevakken MSc EORAS) 1 semester II a keuze
MSc Econometrics, Operations Research & Actuarial Studies/EORAS  ( Econometrics) 1 semester II a keuzegroep
MSc Economics  (keuzevakken B MSc Economics) 1 semester II a keuze
Research Master in Economics and Business  (keuzevakken ReMa-Research Methods) 1 semester II a keuze