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ECON 212 Practice Exam 1
MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question.
1) Which of the following factors will NOT cause a shift in the demand f
Lecture 8: Univariate regression
Daniel Tannenbaum
Econ 417
March 7, 2017
Lecture outline
Warm-up example (ft. research!)
Regression framework is quite flexible
Non-linear functions of X : logarithms,
Lecture 7: Hypothesis testing, confidence intervals, and intro to
univariate regression
Daniel Tannenbaum
Econ 417
February 28, 2017
Lecture outline
Quick recap of hypothesis testing.
Confidence inter
Lecture 5: Hypothesis testing
Daniel Tannenbaum
Econ 417
February 22, 2017
Hypothesis testing: an introduction
Quick Recap:
We wish to learn about some true parameter .
e.g. Do men earn more than wome
Lecture 9: Univariate regression continued
Daniel Tannenbaum
Econ 417
March 28, 2017
Outline for the rest of the semester
Three main topics (9 lectures left):
1
Properties of OLS estimators (0 and 1 )
1
Consistency of the sample covariance
Theorem.
Let cfw_xi , yi ni=1 be an i.i.d. sample from (X, Y ) and suppose 0 < E[X 4 ] <
p
and 0 < E[Y 4 ] < . Then
xy xy .
Proof.
p
(Same style argument as wh
Research Project Guidelines: Draft 2
Following is a set of guidelines and basic set of questions ECON 481 students are
expected to address in the second drafts of their research projects. Keep these g
ECON 417 PROBLEM SET 5
DUE ON THURSDAY, MARCH 1ST AT THE BEGINNING OF CLASS
DANIEL TANNENBAUM
[40 Points Total]
(1) [30 pts] Prof. Seema Jayachandran of Northwestern University has done outstanding
re
Problem Set 5 Solutions
Introduction to Econometrics
March 6, 2018
Problem 1a. What is the probability of having a girl as a second child, conditional on
having a boy as a first child?
We begin by def
ECON 417 PROBLEM SET 6
DUE ON THURSDAY, MARCH 8TH AT THE BEGINNING OF CLASS
DANIEL TANNENBAUM
[30 Points Total]
(1) [15 pts] Consider a population regression model with no intercept term, or
Y = X + U
SIIllESE OF BUSINESS
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VMock Assignment
Even if you feel like your rsum is good enough from last semester, having your rsum reviewed multiple
1. Frictional unemployment can be easily found among people who have a higher level of education.
A) True
B) False
2. Money is an asset that people use to make and receive payments when buying and sel
Finance 361
Spring 2018
Quiz 1
Name:_
1. Identify each of the following as a capital budgeting (CB) decision and/or a financing (F)
decision:
a. Intel decides to spend $1 billion to develop a new micr
Chapter 5: Elasticity
Questions and Problems
Check Your Understanding
1.
When the demand curve is relatively inelastic and the price falls, what happens
to total revenue? If the demand is relatively e
Econ 321: Introduction to International Economics
Instructor: Dr. Uchechukwu Jarrett
Spring 2018
Assignment 2: Heckscher-Ohlin Model, Monopolistic competition in trade & Import
restrictions in perfect
UNIT ONE STUDY GUIDE
Note: Subsets of these questions reappear in your lesson folders so that you know EXACTLTY
where to look in order to answer them.
Chapter 1: The Big Picture.
By the time we have f
Bond Valuation
Answer the questions below assuming a 5-year bond is issued with a 6% coupon rate paid annually.
1) Draw a timeline showing all cash flows for this bond from issuance to maturity.
2) Wh
Finance 361
Spring 2018
Quiz 2
Name:_
1) Issuers compensate investors for default risk by putting a high face value on their bonds.
A) True
B) False
2) The discount rate that makes the present value o
Economics 215 Section 3
February 22, 2017
Practice Test for Test 2
MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question.
1) The closing price of a comp
ECON 481: DR. FUESS
Spring 2018, Homework Assignment #5 Due Date: March 14, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
Based on the material you have read in the textbook and the information transmitted in
class, answer the fol
COMPUTER WORKBOOK FOR ECONOMICS 215
Department of Economics
College of Business Administration
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Fall, 2017
TABLE OF CONTENTS
I.
Introduction
1
II.
Use of Your MyUNL Accou
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a.-
1% bank branch has nine employees and intends to randomly select three of therrrfoer
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Economics215
Computer Homework 1Fall, 2017 Name _Keeleigh Thayn_
Folder name: e215-259_
Your data file name: ec#-1.xls. The data are job-satisfaction ratings
given by 50 nurses to three aspects of the
ECON 211 FINAL EXAM - PRACTICE
Name: _ Date: _
1. If the dollar depreciates relative to the yuan, then American exports to China will:
A) fall to zero.
B) increase.
C) decrease.
D) remain the same.
2.
ECON 211 Practice Exam 3
1. Improvements in production capacity will:
A) move the economy up to the PPF.
B) move the economy along the PPF.
C) shift the PPF outward.
D) rotate the PPF clockwise.
2. If
ECON 211: Practice Exam 2
1. The high point of a business cycle is called the:
A) peak.
B) trough.
C) expansion.
D) recession.
2. Suppose an economy has historically grown at a rate of 2.25%. The econ
ECON 211 Practice Exam 4
1. What are the primary functions of money?
A) unit of account, medium of exchange, store of value
B) unit of liquidity, medium of exchange, store of value
C) unit of exchange
ECON 211 Practice Exam 1
1. Capital, which includes all manufactured products that are used to produce other goods
and services, earns:
A) wages.
B) interest.
C) rent.
D) profit.
2. If the demand for