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Unformatted text preview: course and, therefore, students are not required to obtain it. Time and Location: TBA O¢ ce Hours: TBA Grading and Exams: TBA Tentative Structure of the Course Part I: Introduction to the Main Concepts in Statistics & Events, probability, Bayes±Theorem. & Discrete and continuous random variables; probability distributions and probability density functions; multivariate, marginal and conditional distributions. Part II: Building Blocks & Expectation, conditional expectation and other moments of random variables; moment gen-erating functions; Chebyshev±s Theorem. & Analysis of common probability distributions and probability densities. Part III: Estimation and Hypothesis Testing & Sampling distributions, Chi-Square, Student±s t- and F-distributions. & Point and interval estimation, unbiasedness, e¢ ciency, consistency. & The maximum likelihood method and the method of moments. & Hypothesis testing and tests concerning various statistics of interest....
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This note was uploaded on 10/25/2011 for the course ECON 501 taught by Professor Zobuz during the Spring '11 term at Istanbul Technical University.
- Spring '11