Units of Study

ECOS3903 - Applied Economics

Semester 2, 2011  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Jian Hong


This unit is designed to provide students with estimation techniques frequently used in applied microeconomics. It will mainly cover cross section and panel data methods. Various empirical topics in labour economics, international trade, etc., will be discussed.


Assignments (10%), Referee Report (15%), mid semester exam (25%), final examination (50%)


One 2 hour lecture per week and one additional hour per fortnight


(ECOS2901 or ECON2901), (ECOS2902 or ECON2902), (ECOS2903 or ECON2903) and ECMT2110


ECOS3901 or ECOS3902

Additional Information

Students intending to proceed to fourth year economics honours must take this unit or (ECMT3110 plus one of ECMT2120, ECMT3120, ECMT3130, ECMT3160 or ECMT3170).

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