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Economic Data Analysis - ECOS2020

This unit develops the knowledge and skills for the use of data in economic contexts. Students are introduced to techniques commonly used for data description, statistical inference and regression models. Throughout emphasis is placed on the essential interplay between econometric theory, economic applications and how data can inform economic policy.

Classes
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

Assessment
4x250wd individual assignments (20%), 1x1hr mid-semester test (30%), 1x2hr final exam (50%)

Pre-requisites

ECON1040

Prohibitions

ECMT1010 or ECMT1011 or ECMT1012 or ECMT1013 or MATH1015 or MATH1005 or MATH1905 or STAT1021 or ECOF1010 or BUSS1020 or ENVX1001, ECMT1010 or ECMT1011 or ECMT1012 or ECMT1013 or MATH1015 or MATH1005 or MATH1905 or STAT1021 or ECOF1010 or BUSS1020 or ENVX1001

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: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Courses that offer this unit

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