[ 971MECOTEVK18 ] KS Treatment Evaluation

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
4 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Business Administration Martin Halla 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Economics 2019W
Objectives The course's goal is to provide students with an understanding of advanced econometric models and to enable them to deal with empircal work in a critical manner. The course discusses in detail specification, identification, and estimation techniques. The methods taught will provide students with a clear idea on how to undertake their own empirical projects (e.g., Master's thesis) and on how to critically assess empirical research.
Subject Instrumental variables (IV), Randomized controlled trials, Difference-in-differences method, Regression discontinuity method, Matching procedures
Criteria for evaluation Exams, presentations, seminar paper
Methods Presentation
Language English
Study material Angrist and Pischke, Mostly Harmless Econonometrics
Changing subject? No
Further information The Department of Economics recommends to take Econometrics I before this course, or to be familiar with course content of Econometrics I
Corresponding lecture (*)2VTMOEKK2: KS Econometrics II (4 ECTS); 971MECOECOK17: KS Econometrics II (4 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 200
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority