ECON 511(F) Statistics/Econometrics

This course focuses on basic methods of bringing economic theory and data together to provide empirical guidance for policy formulation, including use of computers in econometric analysis. This course covers techniques of econometric analysis using a more mathematical exposition. Admission to 511 depends on previous background in statistics and mathematics. Format: lecture/discussion. Requirements: problem sets, two hour exams, and a final. Prerequisites: Economics 251 and 252. Expected enrollment: 30. Undergraduate enrollment limited and only accepted with instructor's permission.