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.