Econometrics 4a: Empirical Research Design
Course within the Masterprogramme in Economics.
This course aims to provide students with the skills to write a high quality empirical research paper. The focus is on reading research articles, as well as discussing and criticising them on the basis of econometric theory, in particular, causality. Another key issue in the course is what characterises a relevant empirical research question in Economics.
This is a 7.5 credit course.
Course material will be available through the learning platform Athena during the course.
Instruction is given in the form of lectures. The language of instruction is English.
The course is examined on the basis of a written exam and assignments.
Examiner and Course director: Per Petterson Lidbom.
ScheduleThe schedule will be available no later than one month before the start of the course. We do not recommend print-outs as changes can occur. At the start of the course, your department will advise where you can find your schedule during the course.