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ECMT2160: Econometric Analysis

This unit develops foundations for more advanced study in econometrics. It begins with an introduction to matrix algebra, which is an essential part of the language of econometrics. This is followed by a formal introduction to probability and statistics, leading up to the law of large numbers and central limit theorem. Finally, these foundations are applied to the study of the linear regression model, the workhorse of econometric analysis.

Code ECMT2160
Academic unit Economics
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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ECMT2150 or ECMT2950 or ECMT2110
Corequisites:
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None
Prohibitions:
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None

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. Use matrix algebra to express econometric concepts.
  • LO2. Understand probabilistic and statistical concepts used in econometrics.