ECON 474 A4 - Econometrics of Policy Eval
Develops the basic tools to understand and use modern econometric methods for estimating and making inference of causal effects. The topics include randomized experiments, natural experiments, matching methods, instrumental variables, and regression discontinuity. Focuses on topics which are relevant for policy problems. Course Information: 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite: ECON 203; ECON 302; MATH 220/MATH 221 are required. MATH 231; ECON 471 are recommended.
***OPEN SEATS RESTRICTED TO MSPE STUDENTS*** All students enrolled in THIS section are to contact the instructor for details on completing a paper or project beyond the standard course work to earn the additional credit hour.
Academic Program Restrictions:
MS:Economics:Policy Econ -UIUC
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate