Problem Set 1
Ec 370
Michigan State University
1.
Summer, 2016
H. Kim
In their paper on peer effect in golf, Guryan, Kroft and Nodowidigdo investigate whether a
players score is lower if his playing p
Problem Set 1 Khadija Khan
Ec 370
Michigan State University
1.
Summer, 2016
H. Kim
In their paper on peer effect in golf, Guryan, Kroft and Nodowidigdo investigate whether a
players score is lower if
Project 1: Data
1. Shoot 100 free throws
a. You may choose another activity (e.g. six foot putts; archery target; goal kicks in soccer;
hockey penalty shots, etc.)
b. The activity must have a dichotom
Problem Set 1
Ec 370
Michigan State University
1.
Summer, 2012
L. Martin
In their paper on peer effect in golf, Guryan, Kroft and Nodowidigdo investigate whether a
players score is lower if his playin
Problem Set 1 Solutions
Ec 370
Michigan State University
1.
Summer, 2016
In their paper on peer effect in golf, Guryan, Kroft and Nodowidigdo investigate whether a
players score is lower if his playin
Problem Set 1
Ec 370
Michigan State University
1.
Summer, 2012
L. Martin
In their paper on peer effect in golf, Guryan, Kroft and Nodowidigdo investigate whether
a players score is lower if his playin
Problem Set 1
Ec 370
Michigan State University
1.
Summer, 2012
L. Martin
In their paper on peer effect in golf, Guryan, Kroft and Nodowidigdo investigate whether
a players score is lower if his playin
Problem Set 1
Ec 370
Michigan State University
1.
Summer, 2016
H. Kim
In their paper on peer effect in golf, Guryan, Kroft and Nodowidigdo investigate whether a
players score is lower if his playing p
Project 2
Distributions
1. Peruse (check out) my example. I entered my data in sheet 1 on row 1 (52% is pitiful). Then, I
compute the number of successes in 10 trials beginning from the first shot and
Use the following information to answer questions 1-3.
The returns to scarce talent, Journal of Sports Economics 2012, investigates
whether left-footed and ambidextrous soccer players earn more, contr
Problem Set #2
Ec 370
Michigan State University
Summer, 2016
1. Another popular sport on SASN is One-out, Two-base baseball. In this sport there
are, obviously, two bases: home and 2nd. The batter hit
Problem Set #3
Contests
Please provide explanations and calculations for your answers!
Ec 370
Summer, 2015
Michigan State University
1.
Laverne and Shirley, two equally talented athletes, expect to co
Use the following information to answer questions 1-4.
Courtney and Larry are playing one-on-one basketball. This time, they are playing for $100; that
is, the loser of the game will pay the winner $1
Problem Set #4
Please be careful to give calculations and explanations for you answers.
Ec 370
Michigan State University
Summer, 2016
1. A recent paper by Ajit Karnik, entitled Valuing Cricketeers Usi
Problem Set #3
Contests
Please provide explanations and calculations for your answers!
Ec 370
Michigan State University
1.
Summer, 2016
Laverne and Shirley, two equally talented athletes, expect to co
Problem Set #2
Ec 370
Michigan State University
Summer, 2016
1. Another popular sport on SASN is One-out, Two-base baseball. In this sport there
are, obviously, two bases: home and 2nd. The batter hit
Problem Set 3
Due Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
EC 301, Section 001
Spring 2016
Directions:
You must work in groups of two or three students. Submit one problem set (hard copy) for the
entire group and mak
Problem Set 1
Ec 370
Michigan State University
1.
Summer, 2012
L. Martin
In their paper on peer effect in golf, Guryan, Kroft and Nodowidigdo investigate whether a
players score is lower if his playin
Problem Set #2
Ec 370
Michigan State University
Summer, 2015
1. Another popular sport on SASN is One-out, Two-base baseball. In this sport there
are, obviously, two bases: home and 2nd. The batter hit
Displaying and Summarizing
Quantitative Data
Graphic Techniques for displaying
quantitative variables:
Histograms
Stem-and-leaf displays
Dotplots
Shape of a distribution
Numerical summaries for qua
Problem Set #2
Ec 370
Michigan State University
Summer, 2017
1. Another popular sport on SASN is One-out, Two-base baseball. In this sport there
are, obviously, two bases: home and 2nd. The batter hit
Problem Set #3
Contests
Please provide explanations and calculations for your answers!
Ec 370
Michigan State University
1.
Summer, 2017
Laverne and Shirley, two equally talented athletes, expect to co
Project 3
Chi-square test
1. Make a conjecture about some facet of sports.
a. For example, Curtis Granderson is a less good hitter when facing left-handed pitching.
b. Choose an example with a clear,
SProblem Set #4
Please be careful to give calculations and explanations for you answers.
Ec 370
Michigan State University
1.
Summer, 2015
W. Melnik/L. Martin
A recent paper by Ajit Karnik, entitled Va
Problem Set #3
Contests
Please provide explanations and calculations for your answers!
Ec 370
Summer, 2015
Michigan State University
1.
Laverne and Shirley, two equally talented athletes, expect to co
Problem Set #3
Contests
Please provide explanations and calculations for your answers!
EC 370
Summer, 2015
Michigan State University
1.
Laverne and Shirley, two equally talented athletes, expect to co