University of Mannheim; Spring Term 2018
Topics in Empirical Economics
Lecture and class
Lecture slides and lecture notes (PDF)
The course will cover fundamental methods for microeconomic data (with focus on linear models), including instrumental variables estimation,
maximum likelihood and generalized method-of-moments estimation. Both theory and applications will be included in the course. The target audience
are Master students. The goal of this course is to give a solid introduction to microeconometric methods. The students should be enabled to
understand basic concepts in microeconometrics and to utilize recent results for their own applied work.
Lecture Thursday 13.45-15.15, Room 002, L9, 1-2, first lecture 15th February 2018
Classes Thursday 17.15-18.45, P158, L7, 3-5, every week, first session 22nd February 2018. The exercise session starts in the second week.
Outline of the course
19.02.2018 Send feedback to Helmut Farbmacher.