Research Seminar for ED&G

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2020/21
Vakcode EBM846C05
Vaknaam Research Seminar for ED&G
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b (en semester II b)
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Research Seminar for ED&G
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course, the student is able to:
1. Understand and use econometric methods commonly used in the fields of International Economics and Business.
2. Use the statistical software STATA.
3. Interpret and critically discuss econometric results.
4. Collect and analyse data to solve problems
5. On a basic level explain the technical details behind the econometric techniques.
Omschrijving This course serves as a methodological preparation for the Master's Thesis ED&G. The first part of the course introduces econometric tools that are typical in the field of ED&G. The second part is about the role of those tools in a research project, such as the thesis. This involves the translation of a research question and hypothesis into a practical research method and how to implement a research method to arrive at reliable conclusions.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm -computer practicum,  -hoorcollege
(Lectures; STATA lab sessions. This course consists of lectures and computer practicals.)
Toetsvorm -groepsopdracht,  -tussentijds tentamen (open vragen)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator dr. A.C. Steiner
Docent(en) dr. A.C. Steiner ,dr. X. Ye
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Principles of Econometrics, 4th edition, 2012, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York.
Carter Hill, R., W.E. Griffiths, G.C. Lim 9780470873724 ca. €  59,00
Using STATA for Principles of Econometrics, 4th edition, 2012, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York Carter Hill, R., W.E. Griffiths, G.C. Lim 9781118032084 ca. €  58,00
Entreevoorwaarden Students are expected to have econometric/statistical knowledge. In particular, they are expected to be familiar with Chapters 1-8 of Principles of Econometrics by R.C. Hill, W.E. Griffiths and G.C. Lim, 4th Edition. An online refresher module "Research Seminar & Econometrics" is provided in the Refresher Modules MSc ED&G. Admission to the MSc ED&G programme.Admission to the MSc IE&B programme.
Opmerkingen Secretary: email: gem.feb@rug.nl, tel.: +31(0)50 363 3458, room: 5411.0538
Coordinator: Andreas Steiner, email: a.c.steiner@rug.nl
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
DD MSc ED&G - Lund University, Lund (2-jarig)  (basisprogramma DD MSc ED&G - Lund University, Lund (2-jarig)) 1 semester I b verplicht
MSc Economic Development & Globalization / ED&G  (basisprogramma MSc ED&G) 1 semester I b verplicht
Wordt meerdere malen per jaar aangeboden - semester II b keuze
Wordt meerdere malen per jaar aangeboden - semester I b keuze