Applied Microeconomics Honours (ECOS3903)


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.

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1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/fortnight


assignments (10%), referee report (15%), mid-semester test (25%) and 2hr final examination (50%)

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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

(ECOS2901 or ECON2901) and (ECOS2902 or ECON2902), and (ECOS2903 or ECON2903) and (ECMT2110 or ECMT2150)

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