Quantitative Methods, 7.5 credits

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.

Further course information will appear soon on this page. Until then, information can be found on the department website.

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