Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2012.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Three hours of classes per week |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Prerequisites:|| Admission into BH-COM or BH-ARTS (Economics) and |
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||Please refer to Prerequisites and Corequisites.|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||Students may not gain credit for both ECOM40001 Microeconometrics and ECOM90008 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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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.
|Objectives:||Information not available.|
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:||Cameron and Trivedi Microeconometrics Using Stata|
|Recommended Texts:||Cameron and Trivedi Microeconometrics|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Students may not gain credit for both 316-401 Microeconometrics and 316-659 Microeconometrics.
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