Course description: Extension of the standard regression model is the primary focus. Topics: nonlinear regression models, maximum likelihood estimation, panel data, simultaneous equations, linear and nonlinear systems, analysis of discrete choice, limited dependent variables. Empirical economic applications and policy analysis.

Weekly Handouts:

Assignments:

  • Assignment 1: Assignment 1 suggested solution (.zip archive)

  • Assignment 2: Assignment 2 suggested solution (.zip archive)

  • Assignment 3: Assignment 3 suggested solution (.zip archive)

  • Assignment 4: Assignment 4 suggested solution (.zip archive)

  • Assignment 5: Assignment 5 suggested solution (.zip archive)

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Contact

Office: 320 Taylor Hall
Office Hours: Tues 3:00 - 4:00pm; Thurs 1:00 – 2:00pm or by appointment
Email: tdmcarthur@wisc.edu

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