Using Econometrics: A Practical Approach / Edition 5

Using Econometrics: A Practical Approach / Edition 5

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by A.H. Studenmund
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0321316495

ISBN-13: 9780321316493

Pub. Date: 06/01/2005

Publisher: Addison Wesley

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321316493
Publisher:
Addison Wesley
Publication date:
06/01/2005
Series:
Addison-Wesley Series in Economics
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
656
Product dimensions:
7.32(w) x 9.54(h) x 1.12(d)

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Table of Contents

I. THE BASIC REGRESSION MODEL.

1. An Overview of Regression Analysis.

2. Ordinary Least Squares.

3. Learning to Use Regression Analysis.

4. The Classical Model.

5. Hypothesis Testing.

II. VIOLATIONS OF THE CLASSICAL ASSUMPTIONS.

6. Specification: Choosing the Independent Variables.

7. Specification: Choosing a Functional Form.

8. Multicollinearity.

9. Serial Correlation.

10. Heteroskedasticity.

11. A Regression User's Handbook.

III. EXTENSIONS OF THE BASIC REGRESSION MODEL.

12. Time-Series Models.

13. Dummy Dependent Variable Techniques.

14. Simultaneous Equations.

15. Forecasting.

16. Statistical Principles.

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Using Econometrics: A Practical Approach 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
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This book is very reader-friendly and hardly requires any prior studies in statistics and calculus it has a whole chapter on essential statistics for beginners. You wont find much elaborate theoretical proofs and such in this book, instead the focus is on giving the reader practical skills to use econometrics immediately. This book gives a solid foundation in econometrics, especially for those who hate theory and elaborate manipulation of equations where calculus is required. If you mainly seek the practical techniques of econometrics to use in everyday business analysis, and leave theory to the academics, then this book is ideal. It gave me a good foundation before doing intermediate and more theoretical econometrics.