Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2016

     

ECON 418 001 (CRN: 25094)

ECONOMIC FORECASTING

Long Title: ECONOMIC FORECASTING
Department: Economics
Instructor: Sizova, Natalia
Meeting: 9:00AM - 9:50AM MWF BKH 229 (11-JAN-2016 - 22-APR-2016) 
Session: 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: 5
Enrollment data as of: 27-NOV-2022 12:31PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
1-MAY-2016  
2:00PM - 5:00PM U BKH 229
 
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.