ECON 895: Special Topics in Economics

ECON 895-008: Sptl Techniques-Empirical Econ
(Fall 2019)

07:20 PM to 10:00 PM W

Carow Hall 01

Section Information for Fall 2019

ECON 895 Spatial Techniques in Empirical Economics will focus on three things: (1) teaching you applied, causal, econometric techniques through readings, (2) giving you experience in coding using R and ArcGIS to create and analyze spatial data, and (3) giving you a forum to work on your dissertation and get feedback. The paper you write for the class does not have to be "spatial" -- this course will be helpful for any student writing their dissertation. Much of the spatial analysis will be done using R, which I will teach the programming.

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Topics vary according to interests of instructor. Emphasizes new areas of discipline. May be repeated within the term.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Schedule Type: Lecture
Grading:
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

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