Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Classes totalling three hours per week |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours per semester
|Prerequisites:|| ECOM40006 Econometric Techniques / ECOM90013 Econometric Techniques |
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| ECOM40001 Microeconometrics |
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements for this entry.
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CoordinatorAssoc Prof Joe Hirschberg
The specification, estimation and testing of a range of models used to analyse microeconometric data is examined. The models to be considered may include discrete choice models, models for censored and truncated data, models of duration data, models with self-selectivity, models of count data and panel data.
On successful completion of this subject students should be able to:
A 2-hour end-of-semester examination (60%) and two class assignments of 2,500 words each due week 8 and week 12 of semester (40%).
|Prescribed Texts:||You will be advised of prescribed texts by your lecturer.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On successful completion of this subject, students should have improved the following generic skills:
|Notes:||Students may not be given credit for both ECOM90008 Microeconometrics and ECOM40001 Microeconometrics.|
Doctor of Philosophy - Business and Economics |
Master of Commerce - Economics
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