Econ 4531 - Spring2011
Problem Set 4
Due Thursday April 28th (during lecture)
For question 1, please use the same data set from previous problem set (laborEcon.dta)
. Feel free to resample the data set if you think it is appropriate.
1. (35 points total)
Intermediate Microeconomics (Econ 3101) Exam 1
Instructions: Write your name on the back of the exam. Answer all parts of all questions, and show work. Exactly 120 minutes will be provided to complete the exam. Notes, books, computers, cell phones, or com
Econ 4531 - Spring 2011
Problem Set 2
Deadline: Feb 22nd (during lecture)
1. (10 point each) Review Questions from Chapter 3: Questions 1, and 6; Chapter 4,
Question 1.
2. (10 points) Replicate and update Table 3.1, Figure 3.1 and Figure 4.1.
3. (10 point
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3101.04 Intermediate Microeconomics
Problem Set 5
Due April 27, 2011
Name: _
Write clearly and legibly!
1
Sequential Price Games (15 points)
Consumer a market with one large rm and many small rms. The supply curve of the small
rms
Econ 3101.04
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Practice Questions on Monopoly
TRUE/FALSE
1. Since a monopoly charges a price higher than marginal cost, it will produce an inefficient amount of
output.
2. If the interest rate is 10%, a monopolist will choose a marku
Math 1272 30
PRACTICE
MIDTERM EXAM 1
6 February 2011
The real exam will contain seven (7) problems, one from each of the numbered categories.
You may use scientific calculators and all necessary trig identities will be written on the board.
1.) (Section 7
Homework 4
Econ 3101.04: Intermediate Microeconomics
Deniz Cicek
This homework is due on Friday, November 7 in class. The maximum score is 105 points. Be sure to review
the syllabus for details about homework assignments and their grading! Note that some
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Department of Economics
Econ 3102 : Intermediate Macroeconomics
Handout 3
This handout presents how we can use all the results obtained in handouts 1 and 2 in order
to characterize our competitive equilibrium. We do this in two die
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Department of Economics
Econ 3102: Intermediate Macroeconomics
Handout 1
In this handout I would like to go in more detail into the ups and downs of Chapter 4.
Specically, I go over the representative consumer problem; the represen
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Econ 3101.04
Practice Questions on Oligopoly
TRUE/FALSE
1. In Cournot equilibrium each firm chooses the quantity that maximizes its own profits assuming that the firms
rival will continue to sell at the same price as before.
2. In
Exercise Questions: Chapter 10
10.1
Understanding a linear regression model. Consider a linear regression model with y =
40.5 2.5x and standard deviation = 2.0.
(a) What is the slope of the population regression line?
(b) Explain clearly what this slope s
Intermediate Microeconomics (Econ 3101) Assignment 2
Due Monday, 29 June 2009, 10:00 am. Students are welcome to discuss homework in groups, but each student must prepare and submit a unique assignment and note the names of other group members. All assign
Prelude
Mail-order sales
company uses many different mailed catalogs to sell different types
of merchandise. One catalog that features home goods, such as
bedspreads and pillows, was mailed to 200,000 people who were not
current customers.1 The response v
Inference Review
STAT 3022, section 005
03/11/2011
1. Workers perceptions about safety.
The Safety Climate Index (SCI) measures workers perceptions about the safety of their
work environment. A study of safe work practices of industrial workers reported m
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Spring 2011
Math 1272, Lecture 30
MWF, 12:20 to 1:10 p.m.
CALCULUS II
Anderson Hall 210
Instructor:
Office:
Office Hours:
Contact:
Website:
Randolph (Randy) Lee Granheim Knoche
Vincent Hall 262
MWF: 1:30-3:30 p.m. ; TTh: 3:30-4:30
Econ 4531 - Spring 2011
Problem Set 3
Due April 7th (during lecture)
1. (15 points total) Using the data le from problem set 1, replicate gure 7.10 from our
textbook. Compare your results with that of textbook. Again, you may want to use
R, Gretl, Matlab,
Econ 4531 - Spring 2011
Problem Set 1
Deadline: February 3rd (in lecture)
1. (15 points) For this question, please use the data le laborEcon.dta. I collected the
data from the Current Population Survey (CPS) 2009. You can use Stata, Gretl or
other sort of
Problem Set 12
STAT 3022, section 005
04/28/2011
The following should be completed by Thursday, May 5. This will be the last homework
assignment.
Assigned Reading
Review for the nal exam.
Problems To Turn In
Pencil and Paper Problems - No R output needed
Problem Set 10
STAT 3022, section 005
04/19/2011
The following should be completed by Tuesday, April 26.
Assigned Reading
Section 15.1: The Wilcoxon Rank Sum Test (pp 733749)
Section 15.2: The Wilcoxon Signed Rank Test (pp 746755)
Section 15.3: The Kruska
Problem Set 10
STAT 3022, section 005
04/05/2011
The following should be completed by Tuesday, April 12. However, this assignment is not
ocially due until Tuesday, April 19.
Assigned Reading
Section 13.1: The Two-Way ANOVA Model (pp 683694)
Section 13.2:
Problem Set 9
STAT 3022, section 005
03/29/2011
The following should be completed by Tuesday, April 5.
Assigned Reading
Section 11.2: A Case Study (pp 615628)
Section 12.1: Inference for One-Way Analysis of Variance (pp 637655)
Section 12.2: Comparing the
Problem Set 8
STAT 3022, section 005
03/22/2011
The following should be completed by Tuesday, March 29.
Assigned Reading
Section 9.3: Goodness of Fit (pp 545548)
Section 10.1: Simple Linear Regression (pp 559579)
Section 10.2: More Detail about Simple Lin
Problem Set 7
STAT 3022, section 005
03/08/2011
The following should be completed by Tuesday, March 22.
Assigned Reading
Section 7.3: Optional Topics in Comparing Distributions (pp 473479)
Section 8.1: Inference for a Single Proportion (pp 487502)
Section
Problem Set 6
STAT 3022, section 005
02/22/2011
The following should be completed by Tuesday, March 1. Material through chapter 6,
including lecture notes and these assigned problems, will be fair game for the rst midterm
exam, on Tuesday, March 2.
Assign
Problem Set 5
STAT 3022, section 005
02/15/2011
The following should be completed by Tuesday, February 22.
Assigned Reading
Section 5.2: The Sampling Distribution of a Sample Mean (pp 335-346)
Section 6.1: Estimating with Condence (pp 353-368)
Section 6.2
Problem Set 4
STAT 3022, section 005
02/08/2011
The following should be completed by Tuesday, February 15.
Assigned Reading
Section 4.1: Randomness (pp 237-241)
Section 4.2: Probability Models (pp 242-255)
Section 4.3: Random Variables (pp 258-267)
Sectio
Problem Set 3
STAT 3022, section 005
02/01/2011
The following should be completed by Tuesday, February 15.
Assigned Reading
Section 3.1: Design of Experiments (pp 171-192)
Section 3.2: Sampling Design (pp 197-208)
Section 3.3: Toward Statistical Inference
Problem Set 2
STAT 3022, section 005
01/25/2011
The following should be completed by Tuesday, February 1.
Assigned Reading
Section 2.2: Correlation (pp 101-105)
Section 2.3: Least-Squares Regression (pp 108-121)
Section 2.4: Cautions about Correlation and
Problem Set 1
STAT 3022, section 005
01/19/2011
The following should be completed by Tuesday, January 25.
Assigned Reading
Section 1.1: Displaying Distributions with Graphs (pp 1-22)
Section 1.2: Describing Distributions with Numbers (pp 30-48)
Section 1.