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ECMT3110: Econometric Models and Methods

2024 unit information

This unit provides an advanced treatment of linear regression analysis and related methods, including estimation by instrumental variables. It is suitable for students who have taken an introductory unit on linear regression and have had prior exposure to matrix algebra and relevant numerical software. Finite sample and asymptotic properties of linear regression are developed and discussed. Numerical software is used to implement and illustrate tools and concepts.

Unit details and rules

Managing faculty or University school:

Economics

Code ECMT3110
Academic unit Economics
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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ECMT2110 or ECMT2010 or ECMT2160
Corequisites:
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None
Prohibitions:
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ECMT3010
Assumed knowledge:
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None

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

  • LO1. Conceptualize linear regression in terms of orthogonal projection in Euclidean space.
  • LO2. Understand the key statistical properties of linear regression.
  • LO3. Study and implement linear econometric methods using MATLAB.

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Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 1 2024
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 1 2020
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2021
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2021
Normal day Remote
Semester 1 2022
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2022
Normal day Remote
Semester 1 2023
Normal day Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Semester 1 2023
Normal day Remote

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