Econ 741 Tentative Schedule/Outline

Week Tuesday Class Thursday Class
(T Aug 29) 1 Introduction, Math Review Review of Stats and Basics of Matrix Algebra
(T Sep 5) 2 Lab
Intro to Linear Model with Stata
Lab
More Stata (Frank Fossen)
Class Joint with 743
(T Sep 12) 3 Homework 1 Due
Theory Behind Linear Model
Lab
Guts of Linear Model with R and Stata
(T Sep 19) 4 Multicolinearity Lab
Programming in Stata
(T Sep 26) 5 Homework 2 Due
Serialcorrelation
Omitted Variables Bias and Simulteneity
(T Oct 3) 6 Panel Data Lab
Review of Lecture Concepts and Intro to LaTeX
(T Oct 10) 7 Homework 3 Due
Panel Data
Instrumental Variables
(T Oct 17) 8 Lab
Midterm Exam
Instrumental Variables
(T Oct 24) 9 Lab
Instrumental Variables
Time Series
(T Oct 31) 10 Homework 4 Due
Time Series
Lab
Time Series
(T Nov 7) 11 Time Series Selection Models
Class Joint with 743
(T Nov 14 12) Homework 5 Due
Binary Models
Binary Models
(T Nov 21) 13 Multinomial Models NO CLASS, THANKSGIVING
(T Nov 28) 14 Multinomial Models Lab
TBA
(T Dec 5) 15 Homework 6 Due
TBA
Lab
TBA
(T Dec 12) 16 TBA Final Exam: 4:50pm