Running head: JOURNAL SUMMARY OF LEAMER ARTICLE
Journal Summary of Leamer Article:
Lets Take the Con out of Econometrics
RaeJohne K. Smith
Spelman College
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Running head: JOURNAL SUMMARY OF LEAMER ARTICLE
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Summary
The Leamer article uses simple rhetoric
Jessica Romus
Jovanni Railey
Econometrics
Spring 2013
Problem Set 4
Due 3-19-2013
Problem Set 4
Instructions: Please type your answers underneath the question. You must show
all of your work, including Stata and excel, for full credit. If there is any evi
Running Head: JOURNAL SUMMARY OF MCCLOSKEY ARTICLE
Journal Summary of McCloskey Article:
The Bankruptcy of Statistical Significance
RaeJohne K. Smith
Spelman College
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Running Head: JOURNAL SUMMARY OF MCCLOSKEY ARTICLE
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Journal Summary:
The Bankruptcy of
Review Questions
1. Chapter 4
a. Why is the sampling distribution of the OLS estimators important?
The sampling distribution of the OLS estimators is important in order to
perform statistical inference.
b. What is the normality assumption? Why do we impos
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Gloria Aboagye-Agyeman
Econometrics 303
Dr. Robynn Cox
Economic Contributions to the Understanding of Crime
The research article Economic Contributions to the Understanding of Crime by
Steven D. Levitt and Thomas J. Miles speaks about the different econ
Cox
Econometrics
Fall 2012
Due: 11/14/2012
Problem Set 6
Instructions: Please type your answers underneath the question. If there is any evidence that
answers have been shared across groups, you will receive a 0 for the assignment.
You must show all of yo
Cox
Econometrics
Fall 2012
Due by 12am on 11/5/2012
Gloria Aboagye-Agyeman
Hope Wiseman
Problem Set 5
Instructions: Please type your answers underneath the question. If there is any evidence that
answers have been shared across groups, you will receive a
Cox
Econometrics
Fall 2012
Problem Set 4
Due 10/3/2012
Gloria Aboagye-Agyeman
Hope Wiseman
Problem Set 4
Instructions: Please type your answers underneath the question. You must show all of your
work, including Stata and excel, for full credit. If there i
Hope Wiseman
Gloria Aboagye-Agyeman
Problem Set 2
Fall 2012
Econ 303
Cox
2/14/2013
Problem Set 2
Instructions: Please type your answers underneath the question. You must show all of your
work, including Stata and excel, for full credit. If there is any ev
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Gloria Aboagye-Agyeman
ECO 303
Dr. Cox
Literature Summary
Lets Take the Con Out of Econometrics
The article Lets Take the Con Out of Econometrics by Edward Leamer is an
interesting article that talks about the difficulties of econometrics and the author
Problem Set 3: Gloria Aboagye-Agyeman & Hope Wiseman
Fall 2012
Econ 303
Cox
Due 9/19/2012
Problem Set 3
Instructions: Instructions: Please type your answers underneath the question. You must show
all of your work, including Stata and excel, for full credi