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Topics in Analysis of Panel Data - ECON4954

Research in economics, finance, marketing and accounting has been enriched by increased availability of panel data. A 'panel' refers to the pooling of observations on a cross section of households, countries, firms or individuals over several time periods, offering major advantages over conventional cross-sectional or time series data sets. This unit teaches students a comprehensive set of tools for the analysis of panel data, enabling students to both critically assess and contribute to applied economic research.

Classes
1x3hr seminar/week

Assessment
1x 1000wd equivalent Group assignment (20%), 1x 1.5hr (1500wd equivalent) Mid-semester test (30%), 1x 2hr (2000wd equivalent) Final exam (50%)

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Economics
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Honours
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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