Econometrics For Dummies, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118533879
  • ISBN-13: 9781118533871
  • DDC: 330.015195
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 312 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Econometrics For Dummies breaks down this complex subject and provides students with a course supplement that further refines their understanding of how econometrics works and how it can be applied in real-world situations.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Author.
Authors' Acknowledgements.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: Introduction.
2: Getting Started with Econometrics.
3: Econometrics: The Economist's Approach to Statistical Analysis.
4: Getting the Hang of Probability.
5: Making Inferences and Testing Hypotheses.
6: Building the Classical Linear Regression Model.
7: Understanding the Objectives of Regression Analysis.
8: Going beyond Ordinary with the Ordinary Least Squares Technique.
9: Assumptions of OLS Estimation and the Gauss-Markov Theorem.
10: The Normality Assumption and Inference with OLS.
11: Working with the Classical Regression Model.
12: Functional Form, Specification, and Structural Stability.
13: Regression with Dummy Explanatory Variables.
14: Violations of Classical Regression Model Assumptions.
15: Multicollinearity.
16: Heteroskedasticity.
17: Autocorrelation.
18: Discrete and Restricted Dependent Variables in Econometrics.
19: Qualitative Dependent Variables.
20: Limited Dependent Variable Models.
21: Extending the Basic Econometric Model.
22: Static and Dynamic Models.
23: Diving into Pooled Cross-Section Analysis.
24: Panel Econometrics.
25: The Part of Tens.
26: Ten Components of a Good Econometrics Research Project.
27: Ten Common Mistakes in Applied Econometrics.
Statistical Tables.