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KOUT 2050 - Applied Econometrics with Stata - Beginners - Group 1

Type d'enseignement : Seminar

Semester : Autumn 2018-2019

Number of hours : 24

Language of tuition : English

Pre-requisite

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Course Description

The course provides an introduction into statistical analysis with the software Stata. It teaches students how to clean data, provide meaningful descriptive statistics, test correlations, run ordinary least squares regressions, and interpret results. The class takes place in the computer lab and focuses on the application of the software Stata.

Teachers

OBERLANDER, Lisa (Doctorante)

Course validation

The course requires a solid understanding of the theory of ordinary least squares regressions. Regarding course assessment students are required to carry out a small research project in groups, which will be evaluated at the end of the course.

Workload

The course provides an introduction to the software Stata. For their research projects students need to use the software independently outside the course.

Required reading

1. Stock, J. H. & Watson, M. W. Introduction to Econometrics.

Additional required reading

2. Harvard Stata Tutorial: https://scholar.harvard.edu/files/mcgovern/files/practical_introduction_to_stata.pdf