Analysis of Economic and Business Data

University of Westminster

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Analysis of Economic and Business Data

  • Host University

    University of Westminster

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Statistics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    20
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    The module will provide an overview of probability theory and the theory of statistical inference, and will develop a
    range of applications derived from this theoretical framework. A particular emphasis will be placed on the development
    of the single equation regression model, emphasising the applications of the model within a causal modelling context
    and the manner in which the model can be used for prediction/forecasting purposes.
    Assessment: Project (2000 words) (50%) ; Exam (50%).

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