Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: ECO                                     Course Number: 330                                    
Course Title: Econometrics
Subject: Economics
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


In this course students will learn the elements of (parametric) hypothesis testing and estimation. The course emphasizes econometric model building, including regression and correlation, analysis of variance, and time series. Misinterpreting or abusing results, in demonstrating relationships between variables, such as gender and inequality, or inflation and unemployment will be discussed. Students will use a computerized regression program to complete an original final paper.

Prerequisite: ENG 201, ECO 255 (Stats for Economists ? see above) or STA 250 or permission of the instructor
Start Date:    01/25/2016                         End Date: