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wir809 - Econometrics (Complete module description)
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Module label Econometrics
Module code wir809
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Faculty/Institute Department of Business Administration, Economics and Law (Business Administration and Business Education)
Used in course of study
  • Bachelor's Programme Sustainability Economics (Bachelor) >
  • Master's Programme Business Administration, Economics and Law (Master) >
  • Master's Programme Sustainability Economics and Management (Master) > Additional Modules
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Skills to be acquired in this module
The students are able to:
- apply the basic econometric methods,
- follow, evaluate and interpret basic empirical studies,
- apply basic econometric methods in empirical studies,
- use the econometric software STATA.
Module contents
The module consists of a lecture and an exercise. In the module the basic statistical principles are recapitulated, deepens the knowledge of the multiple regression and introduce the students to the advanced topics of panel econometrics, binary dependent variables, instrumental variable estimation and time series econometrics.
Reader's advisory
Stock, J. H. & Watson, M. W. (2011), Introduction to Econometrics (3rd ed.), Amsterdam: Addison-Wesley Longman.

Kohler, Ulrich und Frauke Kreuter (2016): Datenanalyse mit Stata: Allgemeine Konzepte der Datenanalyse und ihre praktische Anwendung, 45. aktualisierte und überarbeitete Auflage, Oldenbourg Verlag.
Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency jährlich
Module capacity unlimited
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Modulart je nach Studiengang Pflicht oder Wahlpflicht
Lern-/Lehrform / Type of program Vorlesung und Übung
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge Statistik I und II, Mathematik für Ökonomen.
Course type Comment SWS Frequency Workload attendance
Lecture 2.00 28 h
Exercises 2.00 28 h
Total time of attendance for the module 56 h
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
end of the semester
written exam