The course covers the fundamental tools in the econometrics of the linear and nonlinear regression models. Least squares estimation and hypothesis testing are studied in depth. The implications for estimation and inference of non-linearity, measurement error, multicollinearity, endogeneity, heteroskedasticity and autocorrelation are studied.
90 credits of which 75 credits in economics including 15 credits bachelor courses (G2F). Additionally, Mathematical Economics I D7 or the equivalent. Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.
Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.
Application deadline was
19 April 2022.
Please note: This second application round is intended only for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens.