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Econometrics - ECS3706

Under Graduate Degree Semester module NQF level: 7 Credits: 12
Module presented in English
Pre-requisite: ECS2601, ECS2602 & (DSC1520 or QMI1500 or [STA1501 & STA1502])
Purpose: This module will enable students to use economic theory, mathematical and statistical tools to specify and estimate the coefficients of a regression equation in the most efficient way. The goal is to find the most accurate estimates of the coefficients of the regression equation, whatever the difficulties which arise. Students will understand the purpose and method of econometrics, be able to apply statistics with confidence, specify an equation with skill and consideration and deal purposefully with econometric problems.