Introduction to Econometrics Midterm April 26, 2011
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MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question. (5,000 credit
for each correct answer.)
1) Ideal randomized controlled experiments
Chapter 6
Trade and Development Strategies
1 Bretton Woods: Isolation from the Trading
Order
2 Interdependence: Strategies to Increase
Southern Power
3 Globalization: Joining the Trade Regime
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Many people in developing countries
believe that their partic
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Prof. Oscar Jorda
Due Date: Thursday, January 17
Problem Set 1
ECONOMETRICS
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getting the correct result. Please show your work clearly and neatly. No credit wi
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To be returned for marking by November-3rd
This written assignment has 4 parts, each one counts for 25% of the total mark.
The first part is a multiple choice test (10 questions), where only one of the options is
correct. The rest are
Economics 345: Applied Econometrics
Section A01
University of Victoria
Midterm Examination #1
Version 1
SOLUTIONS
Spring 2015
Instructor: Martin Farnham
Section 1: Multiple Choice (4 points each)
Select the m
Final Exam
Fall 2014
CRJ 604
Advanced Statistical Analysis
Name:
Instructions: Answer each question using as much space as you need. Complete the exam in
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Problem Set 1
ECONOMETRICS
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Multiple Choice Questions [20 pts]
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Problem Set 4
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ECONOMETRICS
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Econ 4818 - Midterm 1 - Answers
1. Answer the following questions:
A) What does OLS stand for? (3 points)
Answer: Ordinary Least Squares
B) Explain in words the premise of OLS estimation (how are the OLS estimators b
derived)? (5 points)
Answer: minimizin
Answers to Problem Set #2
ECN 140 Winter 2002
1. [10 pts.] A stock market analyst wants to test whether the rate of return of purchasing stock in
a certain company exceeded the average return for the market as a whole. In other words, is the
average exces
Prof. Oscar Jorda
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Problem Set 4
ECONOMETRICS
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getting the correct result. Please show your work clearly and neatly. No credit will be
Prof. Oscar Jorda
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Problem Set 3
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PART II
The Western System
Chapter 2
Governing the International Monetary System
2
1 The Bretton Woods System
2 From Bretton Woods to Interdependence
3 Interdependence
4 Globalization
5 Crisis Management
6 Global Monetary Governance in the
Twenty-First Ce
Chapter 3
International Trade and Domestic Politics
1 The Bretton Woods System
2 Interdependence
3 Globalization
4 Conclusion
2
Trade policy is the stuff of domestic politics.
In the United States, the Constitution
accentuates the political conflict over
Chapter 5
Financial Flows to Developing Countries
1 Bretton Woods and Foreign Aid
2 Financial Flows in the Era of
Interdependence
3 Globalization
4 Conclusion: The Future of Financial Flows
2
During the Bretton Woods era, public funds
for development were
Chapter 4
The Multinational Corporation
and Global Governance
1 Common Characteristics of MNCs
2 Trends in FDI and Other MNC Activities
3 Explaining the Growth in MNC Activity
4 The Consequences of MNC Activity
5 International Regimes for Foreign Direct
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Econometrics - Quiz 4
WISE, Xiamen University - Spring 2016
Where required, please use the following critical values,
Tail-end Probabilities of the Normal Distribution
z
0.994 1.405 1.751 2.054 2.326 2.576
Pr(Z z) (%)
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4
2
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1. A random sample of
Econometrics - Quiz 5
WISE, Xiamen University - Spring 2016
1. Suppose a sample of n = 400 households has the sample means and sample covariances below
for a dependent variable and two regressors:
Y
X1
X2
Sample Means
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7
4
Sample Covariances
Y
X1
X2
0.8
Problem Set 4
ECN 140 Econometrics
Professor Oscar Jorda
Name_
1) The cost of attending your college has once again gone up. Although you have been told that education is
investment in human capital, which carries a return of roughly 10% a year, you (and
Answer Key
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ESSAY. Write your answer in the space provided .
1) (a) For every one inch increase in the average height of their parents, the student's height increases by 0.73 of an
inch. There is no interpretation for the intercept.
Problem Set 5
ECN 140 Econometrics
Professor Oscar Jorda
DUE: June 6, 2006
Name_
1) Earnings functions, whereby the log of earnings is regressed on years of education, years of on-the-job
training, and individual characteristics, have been studied for a v
Midterm Exam
Fall 2014
CRJ 604
Advanced Statistical Analysis
Name:
Instructions: Answer each question using as much space as you need. Complete the exam in
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Answers to Problem Set 3
ECN 140 Winter 2002
1. Suppose you have a sample of T observations on the variable Y t and that you want to calculate
the sample mean. Unfortunately, a memory lapse has caused you to forget the formula for the
sample mean. Being a
In-class practice: Final Review 2
ECON 139D/239D
2010 Summer Term II
1.
(16 points) Earnings functions, whereby the log of earnings is regressed on years of education, years of
on-the-job training, and individual characteristics, have been studied for a v
WISE International Masters
ECONOMETRICS
Instructor: Brett Graham
INSTRUCTIONS TO STUDENTS
1 The time allowed for this examination paper is 2 hours.
2 This examination paper contains 32 questions. You are REQUIRED to answer ALL questions. No marks will be
Economics 113 Professor Spearot
Introduction to Econometrics
Fall 2010- Midterm 3
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Midterm 3 - 65 Points
You must answer all questions. Please write your name on every page. The exam is closed book and closed notes. You
may use calculators, b
In-class practice: Instrumental Variables
ECON 139D/239D
2010 Summer Term II
1. (60 points overall) You have a sample of n schools from a very poor country, and you carry out an experiment
to evaluate the eect of a program of free meals on average test sc
WISE International Masters
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Instructor: Brett Graham
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1 The time allowed for this examination paper is 2 hours.
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PART V
Conclusion
Chapter 9
Conclusion: Globalization and Governance
2
1 The Evolution of International Economic
Governance
2 Challenges for Global Governance
3 Characteristics of a New System of
Governance
3
This book has focused on two interrelated
them
Chapter 8
Oil and Politics
1 Corporate Oligopoly
2 The OPEC System
3 Other OPECs?
4 OPEC in Decline
5 Era of Globalization
6 Changing Economics of Oil at the End of
the Twentieth Century
7 Oil in the Twenty-First Century
2
Because of its importance as a f
The World Economy
The International Economic Relations
Joan Edelman Spero
Jeffrey A. Hart
2
3
Contents
PART I
An Overview
4
Chapter 1
From Management to Governance in International
Economic Relations
Bretton Woods
Interdependence
Globalization
Conclusion
Chapter 1
From Management to Governance in
International Economic Relations
1
1.1 Bretton Woods
1.2 Interdependence
1.3 Globalization
1.4 Conclusion
2
International economic regimes: rules,
norms, procedures, and institutions
that are intended to achieve
Chapter 7
Multinational Corporations in
the Third World
1 The Role of MNCs and FDI in the South
2 Interdependence
3 Globalization
2
The nature of multinational corporations
and foreign direct investment in developing
countries has changed significantly ov