Laajuus: 6

Aikataulu: 12.09.2017 - 24.10.2017

Vastuuopettaja (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Tuomas Pekkarinen

Opetusperiodi (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

I Autumn (2018-2019), Töölö campus

I Autumn (2019-2020), Otaniemi campus

Osaamistavoitteet (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The students learn the most common microeconometric methods typically used in applied research. Students also learn how to analyze critically estimation strategies and how to interpret empirical results. The course is especially suitable for students who want to use econometric methods in their master’s thesis.

Sisältö (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The course covers identification based on observables, randomized control trials, difference-in-differences, instrumental variables and regression discontinuity design.
The students will also use an econometric software in the analysis of data and estimations.

Toteutus, työmuodot ja arvosteluperusteet (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Exercises (50% of the final marking)
Exam (50% of the final marking)
To pass the course a passing grade in the exam is required.

Työmäärä toteutustavoittain (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

• Lectures 24h
• Exercises 12h
• Preparing for lectures and exam 96h
• Preparing for exercises 24h
• Exam 4h

Oppimateriaali (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Joshua D. Angrist and Jörn-Steffen Pischke  Mostly harmless econometrics: An empiricist’s companion  (2009), compulsory 

Jeffrey M. Wooldridge  Introductory econometrics: A modern approach   (2009), compulsory

Availability

Other material assigned during the course.

Korvaavuudet (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

This course replaces 31E00900 Applied Microeconometrics

Kurssin kotisivu (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

https://mycourses.aalto.fi/course/search.php?search=31E00910

Esitiedot (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Empirical Methods for Economists (31C01200) or Econometrics (30C00200) or Capstone course Econometrics and Data Analysis (31C99904)

Arvosteluasteikko (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

0 - 5

Ilmoittautuminen (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Registration for course and exam via WebOodi

Lisätietoja (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

If the student already previously has completed 31E01300 Applied Time Series Econometrics, 31E19800 Financial Econometrics, 31E31000 Econometrics I: Basics or 30E00800 Time Series Analysis, these courses can compensate the compulsory advanced econometrics course.

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