This course explains basic theory in economics from a perspective of empirical study using various economic and firms' data. Through the data processing and empirical applications, students can develop capability to apply econometrics method to data and properly understand the results based on economic theory.
This course aims to achieve:
(1) Understand basic economic theory
(2) Learn how to apply quantitative methods to economic and firms' data
(3) Understand how to comprehend results obtained from empirical study
Economic data, Firms' data, quantitative analysis, econometrics
|✔ Specialist skills||✔ Intercultural skills||Communication skills||Critical thinking skills||✔ Practical and/or problem-solving skills|
Students learn basic economics theory and how to apply it to data on economy and firms. They discuss proper implications drawn from the results.
|Course schedule||Required learning|
|Class 1||Introduction, Basic econometrics||Introduction to basic econometrics|
|Class 2||Basic econometrics I||Understand basic econometrics|
|Class 3||Basic econometrics II||Understand basic econometrics|
|Class 4||Empirical study example||Understand empirical study example|
|Class 5||Advanced estimation methods||Understand advanced estimation methods|
|Class 6||Panel data estimation||Understand panel data estimation|
|Class 7||Group presentation and discussion||Presentation and discussion|
|Class 8||Group presentation and discussion||Presentation and discussion|
Specified in the class.
Assessment is based on class participation and final report.