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Unformatted text preview: Economics 642: Applied Economic Models and Forecasting Professor Robert M. de Jong Spring 2008 Office: 429 Arps Hall Email: [email protected] Office hours: Tuesday and Thursday, 1:00-3:00pm. Classes: Mondays and Wednesdays, 1:30-3:18pm TA for this course: Jungick Lee ( [email protected] ). Course objectives This is the second of a two-course sequence in Econometrics. This course builds on the linear regression model and its generalizations, as covered in Economics 641. Topics include models for panel data, multiple-equation models and endogeneity, discrete choice models, and time series methods in Econometrics. Prerequisites Economics 641 and Math 132, or equivalents. Textbook The textbook for this course is Wooldridge, Introductory Econometrics , 3rd edition, Thomson South-Western, ISBN 0-324-28978-2. A simple class webpage can be found at http://www.econ.ohio-state.edu/dejong/econ642.htm Computer software The homework assignments include computer exercises in which students will use the econometric method learned in class to analyze data. The exercises are meant to be completed using the Eviews software package. The Arps 318 computer lab is usually open M-F 9-5, but may be in use for other purposes at times....
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This note was uploaded on 07/17/2008 for the course ECON 642 taught by Professor De jong during the Spring '08 term at Ohio State.
- Spring '08
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