[ 572GVWLDFOU21 ] IK Data and Research Designs in Economics

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year Economics Alexander Ahammer 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)KS Statistik für Sozial- und Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Economics and Business 2020W 2023W
Objectives This class provides a deeper understanding of the materials covered in the KS Data and Research Designs in Economics. Students learn how to develop research designs and analyze them using statistical software and real-world data.
Subject Data types and acquisition, developing appropriate research designs for different economic questions, descriptive methods and visual data analysis, bivariate regression models, working with statistical software.
Criteria for evaluation Problem sets and end-of-term project
Methods Lectures and presentations
Language German or English
Study material Scott Cunningham (2021), Causal Inference: The Mixtape, Yale University Press.
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture (*)572GVWLEMEU20: IK Empirical Economics (3 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 40
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority