MGEC11H3: Introduction to Regression Analysis

This course builds on the introductory regression analysis learned in MGEB12H3 to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to obtain and analyze cross-sectional economic data. Topics includes, multiple regression, Instrumental variables, panel data, maximum likelihood estimation, probit regression & logit regression. “ R”, a standard software for econometric and statistical analysis, will be used throughout the course. By the end of the course students will learn how to estimate economic relations in different settings, and critically assess statistical results.

Prerequisite
Exclusion
ECO374H5, ECM375H5, STA302H; MGEC11H3 may not be taken after STAC67H3.
Enrolment Limits
40
Breadth Requirements
Quantitative Reasoning