Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2015

     

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ECON 418 001 (CRN: 13803)

ECONOMIC FORECASTING

Long Title: ECONOMIC FORECASTING
Department: Economics
Instructor: Sizova, Natalia
Meeting: 2:30PM - 3:45PM TR (24-AUG-2015 - 4-DEC-2015) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Prerequisites: (ECON 203 OR ECON 303 OR ECON 375) AND (ECON 209 OR ECON 309 OR ECON 446)
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 3
Enrollment data as of: 26-MAY-2024 1:49AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
 
Description: Application of econometric techniques to problems in macroeconomics and financial economics. The course focuses on macroeconomic forecasting and test of economic theories using stationary and non-stationary time-series data. Methods include predictive regressions, vector autoregressions, impulse response functions, and variance decomposition. Tests and comparisons of forecast accuracy are also included. Projects will be completed in STATA.