Applied Microeconometrics

Module code: EC7058
Module co-ordinator: Dr Jesse Matheson

Topics covered

  • Differences between treatment effects
  • Identification strategies and appropriate estimation techniques based on data limitations
  • Statistical significance versus economic significance
  • Estimating standard econometric models using Stata (or a similar statistical programming language)

Learning

  • 20 one-hour lectures
  • 5 one-hour seminars
  • 5 one-hour computer classes
  • 120 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Coursework (15%)
  • Class Write-Up (10%)
  • Exam, 2 hours (75%)