ECON 251 - Introduction to Statistics and Econometrics II
Fall 2020, Section 100
Instruction Mode: Section 100 is  Online (see other Sections below)
Subject: Economics (ECON)
Department: LSA Economics
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Details

Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, QR/1
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in ECON 452 or ECON 454. Students may take only one of the following courses for credit towards graduation: ECON 251, ECON 452, and ECON 454.
Enforced Prerequisites:
With a minimum grade of C, MATH 115, 116, 121, 156, 185, 186, 215, 255, 256, 285, 295, or 296; AND with a minimum grade of C-, either ECON 249, STATS 250, STATS 280, ECON 451, IOE 265, STATS 412, or STATS 426.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This course introduces students to the basics of econometric analysis. The primary focus of the course is the theory and the practice of linear regression. Topics include simple linear regression, multiple linear regression, hypothesis testing, functional forms, dummy variable regressions, nonspherical disturbances, instrumental variables, and basic time series analysis. The course emphasizes applications. After the introduction of the basic theories, students will learn how to perform analysis using statistical software. Experience with data management and statistical analysis is valuable for students who consider careers in economics, business, marketing, finance, and other social sciences.

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Intended Audience:

Students who consider careers in economics, business, marketing, finance, and other social sciences.

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Schedule

ECON 251 - Introduction to Statistics and Econometrics II
Schedule Listing
100 (LEC)
 Online
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: Students will be auto-enrolled in section 100 when they elect sections 101-102.
101 (DIS)
 Online
12027
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F 9:00AM - 10:00AM
102 (DIS)
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
200 (LEC)
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TuTh 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: Students will be auto-enrolled in section 100 when they elect sections 101-102.
201 (DIS)
 Online
22880
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TBA
202 (DIS)
 Online
22881
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203 (DIS)
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204 (DIS)
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