ECON 407 Presentations

Presentations for Cross Section Econometrics

(ECON 407 / PUBP 615)

Rob Hicks

These are subject to change up to the day of class.

Course Introduction and Background

  1. Linear Algebra Primer

Ordinary Least Squares and Endogeneity

  1. Ordinary Least Squares
  2. Endogeneity

Models for Limited Dependent Variables

  1. Estimation by Maximum Likelihood
  2. Models for Discrete Binary Outcomes.
  3. Models for Discrete Multinomial Outcomes
  4. Truncation, Censoring and Sample Selection
  5. Models for Count Data
  6. Models for Duration Data As time allows.

Panel Data Models

  1. Introduction to Panel Data Models
  2. Random Effects
  3. Fixed Effects
  4. Program Evaluation and Difference in Difference

Advanced Topics

  1. The Bootstrap As time allows
  2. Simulation Postestimation As time allows
  3. Data Generation Processes As time allows