ECN 111A Note 1

ECN 111A Note 1 - ECON ECON111A:NoteforAmerican...

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ON 111A: Note for American ECON 111A: Note for American Economic History (1) ugang eng Liugang Sheng [email protected] Sept 29, 2009
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utline Outline Introduce yourselves ow to read a journal article How to read a journal article How to understand a simple linear regression How to understand some indexes
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urnal Article Journal Article Abstract: People usually summarize their findings and contribution Introduction: What is the question of interest Why is it important What have not been done in literature hat’s new in their paper What s new in their paper Methodology and contributions ain body: model data results Main body: model, data, results Conclusions and future research direction
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near Regression Linear Regression Y=a+bX+error ependent variable: Y Dependent variable: Y Independent variable: X Intercept: a ope: b interpreted as the effect of X on Y Slope: b, interpreted as the effect of X on Y We try to use variable X to explain or predict the variation of Y, or say we want to understand the relationship between Y and X
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This note was uploaded on 11/05/2009 for the course ECON 111A taught by Professor Wilson during the Fall '08 term at UC Davis.

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ECN 111A Note 1 - ECON ECON111A:NoteforAmerican...

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