ECON 424/524: Lab 1
Todd Pugatch
Lab 1: Using Stata and statistics review
Goals for this lab:
Learn how to load data into Stata and create log- and do-files
Learn how to summarize data in Stata
Lea
ECON 424/524: Lab 3
Todd Pugatch
Lab 3: Multiple Linear Regression
Goals for this lab:
Learn how to handle missing or inconsistent data in Stata
Learn how to estimate and interpret a multivariate re
ECON 424/524: Lab 2
Todd Pugatch
Lab 2: Simple Linear Regression
Goals for this lab:
Continue learning how to explore and manipulate data using Stata
Learn how to create scatterplots
Learn how to e
ECON 424/524: Lab 4
Todd Pugatch
Lab 4: Hypothesis Testing
Goals for this lab:
Learn how to conduct hypothesis tests of individual regression coefficients
Learn how to conduct joint hypothesis tests
ECON 424/524: Lab 5
Todd Pugatch
Lab 5: Functional Forms
Goals for this lab:
Investigate the properties of the OLS estimator as the sample size grows.
Learn how to interpret coefficients in regressi
NBER WORKING PAPER SERIES
THE CAUSES AND CONSEQUENCES
OF DISTINCTIVELY BLACK NAMES
Roland G. Fryer, Jr.
Steven D. Levitt
Working Paper 9938
http:/www.nber.org/papers/w9938
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC
ECON 424
Fall 2015
C. Tremblay
Name _
Midterm Exam
Instructions: Please show your work and label all curves and axes in graphs. This exam is worth
140 points. Point values for each question are indica
ECON 424 Name E I it
Fail 20 i S
C. Tremblay
Midterm Exam
Instructions: Please show your work and label all curves and axes in graphs. This exam is worth
140 points. Point values for each question are
ECON 424/524: Problem Set 1
Todd Pugatch
Problem Set 1
ANSWER KEY
1. Suppose OSU asks you to study whether the distance that students live from campus
affects their GPA.
(a) If you could run any exper