ECON4413 Applied Advanced Econometrics
- 6 points
Availability Location Mode Semester 2 UWA (Perth) Face to face
- Details for undergraduate courses
- Honours option in Economics [Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)]
- This unit emphasises the application of econometric methods in economics. The topics depend on lecturer preferences and can vary each year. Students learn to use econometric methods in their research.
- Students are able to (1) understand the econometric methodology principles and use them in research; (2) develop computational program skills to explore and analyse economic data; and (3) read and critically discuss current research papers.
- Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) assignment presentation and (2) examination. Further information is available in the unit outline.
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
- Unit Coordinator(s)
- Dr Leandro Maschietto Magnusson
- Unit rules
- Contact hours
- lectures/Practical Classes/seminars/workshops: up to 3 hours per week
- Unit Outline
- Semester 1_2019 [SEM-1_2019]
Martin, V., Hurn S. and Harris, D. 2013, Econometric Modelling with Time Series: Specification, Estimation and Testing, Cambridge University Press. (eBook option available).
Pfaff, B. 2008, Analysis of Integrated and Cointegrated Time Series with R, 2nd edition, Springer. (e-copy available from UWA library).
Enders, W. 2015, Applied Econometric Time Series, 4th edition, Wiley. (eBook option available).
- The availability of units in Semester 1, 2, etc. was correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change.
- All students are responsible for identifying when they need assistance to improve their academic learning, research, English language and numeracy skills; seeking out the services and resources available to help them; and applying what they learn. Students are encouraged to register for free online support through GETSmart; to help themselves to the extensive range of resources on UWA's STUDYSmarter website; and to participate in WRITESmart and (ma+hs)Smart drop-ins and workshops.
- Books and other material wherever listed may be subject to change. Book lists relating to 'Preliminary reading', 'Recommended reading' and 'Textbooks' are, in most cases, available at the University Co-operative Bookshop (from early January) and appropriate administrative offices for students to consult. Where texts are listed in the unit description above, an asterisk (*) indicates that the book is available in paperback.