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What you will learn

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    Explain the three basic methods of Econometrics.

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    Apply different econometrics models to examples of daily life.

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    Interpret and carry out several basic analysis strategies (correlation, regression and distribution.

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    Ask relevant questions that can be analysed with basic tools.

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

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Beginner Level

Approx. 25 hours to complete

Suggested: 9 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
10 minutes to complete

Introduction

1 video (Total 5 min)
Week
2
24 minutes to complete

Basic statistics

6 videos (Total 19 min)
6 videos
Age, football and gender gap1m
Do home teams get more penalty kicks than away teams?9m
Does the relative age effect in football exist?1m
For which countries is the gender gap the smallest and the largest?2m
The wine example: properties across variables1m
Week
3
29 minutes to complete

Simple regression

4 videos (Total 24 min)
4 videos
Do soccer teams score lesser goals in an away match without their supporters?7m
Has the performance of the Dutch Formula 1 driver Max Verstappen improved over the recent years?3m
Test your knowledge1m
Week
4
20 minutes to complete

Multiple regression

3 videos (Total 15 min)
3 videos
What was the inflation in Suriname in the nineteenth century?4m
Are train crossings getting safer?5m

Instructor

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Philip Hans Franses

Prof. Dr.
Econometric Institute, Erasmus School of Economics

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