Applied Econometrics II
Dept of Economics, Carnegie Mellon University
73-360, Fall 2000
Homework #4, due Monday, Dec 4
For this assignment, please use the gallup data, available on the web site. It
is described there in the section entitled Datasets.
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Applied Econometrics II
Dept of Economics, Carnegie Mellon University
73-360, Fall 2000
Homework #1, due Friday, September 15
For this assignment, please use the gallup data, available on the web site. It
is described there in the section entitled Dataset
Applied Econometrics II
Dept of Economics, Carnegie Mellon University
73-360, Fall 2000-2001
Homework #4, due Friday, November 17
For this assignment, please use the hospital cost data, available on the web
site. It is described there in the section entit
Applied Econometrics II
Dept of Economics, Carnegie Mellon University
73-360, Fall 2000
Homework #2, due Friday, October 6, 2000
For this assignment, please use the gallup data, available on the web site. It
is described there in the section entitled Data
Applied Econometrics II
Dept of Economics, Carnegie Mellon University
73-360, Fall 2000-2001
Solution #3
We are interested in modeling hospital costs as a function of
inpatient days, outpatient visits and time. Since we would like to
measure elasticities,
Applied Econometrics II
Dept of Economics, Carnegie Mellon University
73-360, Fall 2000
Solution #2
1.
You think that wages are determined by age, schooling, and
hours worked. Do not run any regression to answer this question!
(a)
Please write down a mode
Applied Econometrics II
Dept of Economics, Carnegie Mellon University
73-360, Fall 2000
Solution #1
See the program hwk1.sas for the method to select the data. All references
to the output below refer to hwk1.lst. Both are available on the course web site
Applied Econometrics II
Dept of Economics, Carnegie Mellon University
73-360, Fall 2000
Solution #4
For this assignment we want to calculate the dierence in the
probability of being employed according to whether a person lives in
the city of pittsburgh, t