ECON 895: Special Topics in Economics

ECON 895-019: Sptl Techniques-Empirical Econ
(Fall 2021)

10:30 AM to 01:10 PM R

Enterprise Hall 274

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Section Information for Fall 2021

This Course serves as an introduction to the use of spatial data in applied economic settings. Those taking the course will learn how to use R and QGIS to create and analyze spatial data. We will also read a selection of articles which use spatial data from the Urban, Growth, Trade, Economic History, and Development fields. The ultimate goal of the course is get students going on empirical research projects that will contribute to their dissertations and eventually be published.

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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.
Specialized Designation: Topic Varies
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate or Non-Degree.

Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

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

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