Laajuus: 6

Aikataulu: 11.04.2016 - 20.05.2016

Vastuuopettaja (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Timo Kuosmanen

Opetusperiodi (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Not lectured in 2018-2019

V Spring (2019-2020) Otaniemi campus

Osaamistavoitteet (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Developing thorough understanding of the modern methodology of frontier estimation and efficiency analysis, and ability to apply the state-of-the-art estimation techniques to empirical data.

Sisältö (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Topics covered in the course will include basic concepts related to the measurement of efficiency and productivity (criteria, objectives, dominance, efficiency, productivity, etc.). Classic data envelopment analysis (DEA) and stochastic frontier analysis (SFA) techniques will be discussed during the course, together with the modern nonparametric regression techniques. Topics of the course also include the estimation of contextual variables that affect efficiency.

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

100 % term paper

Työmäärä toteutustavoittain (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures 30 h
Independent work 130 h
Total 160 h (6 ECTS)

Oppimateriaali (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lecture notes and additional material are provided on the course website.

The following textbooks may be used as supplementary study material:
Coelli, T., D. Prasada Rao, G.E. Battese. (1998) An introduction to efficiency and productivity analysis. ISBN 0792380606

Kurssin kotisivu (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

https://mycourses.aalto.fi/course/search.php?search=30E00300

Esitiedot (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Recommended 30C00200 Econometrics.

Arvosteluasteikko (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

0-5

Ilmoittautuminen (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

via WebOodi

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