Quantitative Methods, 7.5 credits

About the education

The aim of the course is to provide students a deeper understanding of how statistical and econometrical methods can be used in economic history and international relations. The course presupposes some basic training in statistical methods that is provided at the Department of Economic History at the basic level. The course deals with probability

theory, ordinary least square, non-parametric tests, the F-statistic, simple and multiple regression, correlation, confidence intervals, dummy variables, lagged variables, heteroscedastic, multicollinearity, non-linear regression, time series analysis, and autocorrelation.

literature along with their own topic-specific literature.

Subject: Economic History

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Area of interest: Business and Economics

Business and Economics is important at all levels in society. Business Administration teaches you how companies and other organizations work and how they can achieve their goals in the best possible way.

Do you want a long-term perspective and are you interested in what causes financial crises and why certain economies grow faster than others? Then Economic History is the subject for you.

If you wish to study how decisions made by human beings affect society, then Political Economy is a wise choice.

Department responsible for education

Department of Economic History