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ECON 598. Advanced Topics in Applied Econometrics

Credits: 3
Department: Economics
Description: Applications of advanced econometric models. Topics selected by instructor. May be repeated with different topics up to 9 credits.
Prerequisites: ECON 485-585
Semester Offered: DEMAND
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Apply (i) in-depth applications of econometric models in labor economics, international economics, monetary economics, macroeconomics, etc., (ii) advanced econometric modeling beyond Econ 471 (Business and Economic Forecasting) and Econ 485 (Introduction to Econometrics) and (iii) programming for various econometric software.
2. Demonstrate understanding the research topics at an advanced level chosen by the instructors.
3. Preparation for entry-level research positions for business and governments and econometrics courses at graduate (master and Ph.D.) level.

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