Accueil > Introduction to Econometrics

BMET 25A01 - Introduction to Econometrics

Type d'enseignement : Workshop

Semester : Autumn and Spring 2018-2019

Number of hours : 24

Language of tuition : English



Course Description

This course aims to teach you the basics of data analysis needed in a Social Sciences oriented University like SciencesPo. We purposefully start at a level that assumes no prior knowledge about statistics whatsoever. Our objective is to have you understand and be able to interpret linear regression analysis. We will not rely on maths and statistics, but practical learning in order to teach the main concepts. In particular, we will cover the following topics : 1. Introduction to R 2. Working with Data 3. Linear Regression 4. Standard Errors 5. Multiple Regression 6. Categorial Variables


  • CASSAGNEAU-FRANCIS, Oliver (Doctorant)
  • DALVIT, Nicolò (ATER)
  • OSWALD, Florian (Assistant professor)

Course validation

Participation in course and final exam.

Required reading

Our online textbook at