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Quantitative Methods

This course builds on skills of quantitative methods from undergraduate method courses in economic history and international relations, or equivalent social science methods courses.

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 introduce students to making statistical analyzes in statistical software as well as train students in presenting the results of quantitative analyzes in written form. The course also deals with deals with probability theory, correlation, simple and multiple regression, dummy variables, and non-linear regression.     

  • Course structure

    Teaching format

    Lectures and seminars. Attendance at seminars are mandatory. All courses on the Master's level are all held in English.


    Continuous written and oral examination.

  • Schedule

    The 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.
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