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2015 Unit of Study

The session(s) below are for 2015. For Summer School 2015 unit of study availability please visit the Summer School website (main Summer session January/February 2016).

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Applied Quantitative Analysis
UoS Code BUSS7907
Credit points 6
Offered Semester 1 and Semester 2
Prerequisites None
Prohibitions ECOF7907
Assumed Knowledge BUSS7902 and BUSS7904
Additional Information For MPhil and PhD students only.
Lectures Intensive - 5 days, 9am-5.30pm
Assessment stata, data management & programming (50%), copulas: multivariate distribution modelling (50%)
Description The unit aims to develop advanced quantitative research proficiencies for managing and analysing large-scale datasets, and applying advanced statistical and econometric techniques using real data. This is a hands-on workshop and all material is straightforwardly applied using the software Stata.