Einführung in die empirische Wirtschaftsforschung

Key Info

Basic Information

Studypath:
Bachelor Business Administration
Semester:
5
Course Type:
Lecture
Language:
German/English
Cycle:
Winter term
Scheduling:
Entire semester
Course Units:
4.0
Credits:
6.0
Compulsory Attendance:
No

Lecturer

  • Univ.-Prof. Dr.rer.pol. Almut Balleer

Die folgenden Informationen stellen ein unverbindliches Informationsangebot dar und beziehen sich auf die Prüfungsordnung BSBWL/10, SBPO 2. Änderungsordnung (zum WS 17/18) (14.06.2017) für den Studiengang Bachelor Betriebswirtschaftslehre. Rechtlich verbindliche Informationen entnehmen Sie bitte der offiziellen Veröffentlichung der Prüfungsordnung.

Syllabus

Statistical foundation for econometrics - Estimating linear regression models (least squares, hypothesis tests) - Beyond OLS (misspecification, endogeneity, heteroscedasticity, IV estimation) - How to work with real world data? Introduction to the econometrics software Gretl

Objectives

Acquisition of empirical methods in order to be able to address and evaluate economic questions with real world data - Ability to read and judge empirical studies critically.

Prerequisites

Information about content: basic knowledge of descriptive and inductive statistics
A minimum of 57 CP is required in Accordance with §5 Abs.2

Examination

Examination (100%, graded, 60min.)

Further Information

No information available in English at the moment.

Literature

Accompanying literature:
- Stock, James H., und Mark W. Watson, Introduction to Econometrics,
2. /3. edition, Boston.
- Wooldridge, Jeffrey, Introductory Econometrics - A Modern Approach,
South-Western Cengage Learning, 4. edition, 2009.
- Schira, J., Statistische Methoden der VWL und BWL: Theorie und Praxis, Addison-Wesley print., 2. edition, 2005.

More advanced literature to Master-Level:
- Angrist, Joshua D., und Jörn-Steffen Pischke, Mostly Harmless
Econometrics, Princeton University Press, 2009.
- Judge, George G. et al, Introduction to the Theory and Practice
of Econometrics, Wiley, 2. edition, 1988.
- Greene, William H., 2008, Econometric Analysis, Prentice Hall, 2011.