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Econ 741 Tentative Schedule Outline

Week Tuesday Class Thursday Class
(T Aug 28) 1 Introduction (Chapter 1)
Review of Calculus (Chapter 2)
Stats (Chapter 3)
(T Sep 4) 2 Stats (Chapter 3)
Matrix Algebra (Chapter 4)
Matrix Algebra (Chapter 4)
(T Sep 11) 3 Homework 1 Due (Tentative)
Possible Lab
Stata, R, LaTeX (Chapters TBA)
Lab
Stata, R, LaTeX (Chapters TBA)
(T Sep 18) 4
Linear Model (Chapter 5)
Lab
Linear Model (Chapter 5)
(T Sep 25) 5 Homework 2 Due (Tentative)
More on the Linear Model-
Specifications (Chapter 6)
More on the Linear Model-
Multi-colinearity (Chapter 6)
(T Oct 2) 6 More on the Linear Model
-Serial Correlation and Heteroskedasticity (Chapter 6)
TBA, Todd at All California Labor
(T Oct 9) 7 Homework 3 Due (Tentative)
More on the Linear Model-
Omitted Variables Bias (Chapter 6)
Panel Data (Chapter 7)
(T Oct 16) 8 Lab
Review
Lab
Midterm Exam (Tentative)
(T Oct 23) 9 Panel Data (Chapter 7) Possible Lab
Panel Data (Chapter 7)
(T Oct 30) 10 Homework 4 Due (Tentative)
Instrumental Variables (Chapter 8)
Instrumental Variables (Chapter 8)
(T Nov 6) 11 Instrumental Variables (Chapter 8) Lab
Instrumental Variables (Chapter 8)
(T Nov 13) 12 Intro to Maximum Likelihood Binary Models
(T Nov 20) 13 Homework 5 Due (Tentative)
TBA
NO CLASS, THANKSGIVING
(T Nov 27) 14 Lab
Multinomial Models & Selection Models
Time Series
(T Dec 4) 15
Time Series
Lab
Time Series
(T Dec 11) 16 Homework 6 Due (Tentative)
Time Series
Final Exam: 4:50pm