Erasmus University Rotterdam

Enjoyable Econometrics

Taught in English

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Philip Hans Franses

Instructor: Philip Hans Franses


(108 reviews)

Beginner level
No prior experience required
2 hours to complete
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

What you'll learn

  • Explain the three basic methods of Econometrics.

  • Apply different econometrics models to examples of daily life.

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

  • Ask relevant questions that can be analysed with basic tools.

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There are 6 modules in this course

In this week you will be introduced to the MOOC Enjoyable Econometrics.

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1 video1 discussion prompt

This week covers basic statistics like distributions, correlations and t-tests. You will be introduced to these concepts through real-life examples.

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6 videos1 discussion prompt

Simple regression is the focus of this week, real-life examples will help you to apply your knowledge. This week ends with a test to check if you've mastered the content of the first three weeks.

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4 videos1 discussion prompt

This week covers the topic of multiple regression, which is introduced to you through examples from practice.

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3 videos1 discussion prompt

In this week you will encounter different variants of multiple regression illustrated with examples.

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3 videos

The last week of this MOOC focuses on real life cases that require more advanced econometric methods.

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3 videos1 discussion prompt


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4.2 (42 ratings)
Philip Hans Franses
Erasmus University Rotterdam
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