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SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS
EC203: ECONOMIC STATISTICS
(F2F Mode)
FINAL EXAMINATION S1, 2012
Z Value Determination:
ZA notation is used to represent the value of z such that the area to its right under the standard
normal curve is A. That is ZA is a value of a standard normal random variable such that
P (Z > ZA) = A
1.7 is used as an example in t
Fiji Households Income and Expenditure Survey Results
2004-05
Assignment 1
Semester 1, 2013
Due 31st May 2013
Introduction:
Fijis Household income and expenditure survey is designed to
Question 1
[7 marks]
Develop an Exact frequency distribution using Piv
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Chapter 4
Numerical descriptive measures
Week 4
Mr. Markand Bhatt
EC203 Economic Statistics
Semester 1, 2013
Numerical Descriptive Techniques
Measures of central location
Mean, median, mode
Measures of variability
Ran
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EC203 Economic Statistics
Semester 1, 2013
EC203
Week 2 Sampling
Ref. :Chapter 6
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Statistics
Deals with
Collection
Organisng,
summerising,
Presenting (Unit 2)
Analysing &
Population (N)
If Collecting dat
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Tutorial 1 Introduction to Statistics
EC203 Economic Statistics
Semester 1, 2013
Ashley Heil s11097719
Phone: 9445606
Learning Outcomes
Key statistical concepts
Descriptive and inferential statistics
Role of statistics
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Tutorial 11
ch.14 Simple linear regression
EC203 Economic Statistics
Semester I, 2013
Q1.
A professor of economics wants to study the relationship between income y (in $1000s) and education x (in years). A random sample
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Chapter14
Simplelinearregression
week1112
MarkandBhatt
EC203 Economic Statistics
Semester 1, 2013
Introduction
Our problem objective is to analyse the relationship
between numerical variables; regression analysis is the
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EC203 Economic Statistics
Semester 1, 2013
EC203
Week 3 Graphical descriptive methods
Ref. :Chapter 2
Mr. Markand Bhatt
Learning Outcomes:
Level of measurements
Computing Frequency distributions and Histogram
Presenting
Chapter 12 :Hypothesis testing: Describing a single
population (week 10)
Introduction
The purpose of hypothesis testing is to
determine whether there is enough statistical
evidence in favour of a certain belief about a
parameter.
Meaning hypothesis test i
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Chapter 10
EC203 Economic Statistics
Semester 1, 2013
Sampling distributions
( Week 8 Lecture 1: 15st April 2013 )
Learning Outcomes : see Page 347
Markand Bhatt
School of Economics
Introduction
The process of drawing
Chapter 12 :Hypothesis testing: Describing a single
population (week 10)
Introduction
The purpose of hypothesis testing is to
determine whether there is enough statistical
evidence in favour of a certain belief about a
parameter.
Meaning hypothesis test i
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Lab 4 Numerical Descriptive Measures (Text Ref. :Ch.4)
EC203 Economic Statisti
Semester 1, 20
Access Fiji Farm Survey data set from MOODLE.
Fiji Farm Survey data set is taken from a survey of Sugar cane Farmers in Fiji
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Lab 7 Sampling distributions (Text Ref. :Ch.10)
EC203 Economic Statistics
Semester 1, 2013
In this computer session we will be using Excel to see how we can generate random samples from a normal
distribution. In particu
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EC203: ECONOMIC STATISTICS
EC203 Economic Statistics
Semester I, 2012
Semester 1 2012
Test 1 version A
Instructions
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Permitted Materials: Calculator
Provided Materials: Appropriate formulas and statisti
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Lab Practice 1 Sampling (Week 1)
EC203 Economic Statistics
Semester 1, 2013
Introduction : Basic statistical analysis can be done easily in Microsoft Excel and some plug
ins, one of which is Data Analysis ToolPak an Exc
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EC203 Economic Statistics
Semester I, 2012
EC203: ECONOMIC STATISTICS
Test 2 (15%) Answers
Part A (40 marks)
Semester 1 2012
Q1. The personnel department of Ministry of Education has compiled data on promotion of second