SS 222: Econometrics I (Statistics)

Fall 2018. Meeting place and times: 127 Baxter, TTh 1:00-2:30pm

  • There will be no classes on: Nov 27/29 (Tues/Thurs) and Dec 4 (Tues). Makeup class sessions will be decided as needed.
  • FINAL EXAM: IN-CLASS Thursday December 6, 2018
  • MIDTERM EXAM: Tuesday Oct 30.

    Syllabus PDF
    Lecture 1: Introduction to Probability Theory PDF
    Lecture 2: Transformations and Expectations of Random Variables PDF
    Lecture 3: Multivariate Random Variables PDF
    Lecture 4A: Miscellaneous PDF
    Lecture 4B: Causal inference PDF
    Lecture 5A: Convergence concepts for random sequences PDF
    Lecture 5B: Large Sample Theory PDF
    Lecture 6: Point Estimation: definition of estimators PDF
    Lecture 7: Point Estimation: properties of estimators PDF
    Lecture 8: Hypothesis Testing PDF
    Lecture 9: Interval Estimation PDF
    Lecture 10: Data-resampling techniques PDF
    Lecture 12: Simulation techniques PDF
    Lecture 13: Econometric estimation of dynamic models Notes; Tables; Rust paper (PDF)

    Problem Sets

    Problem Set 1 PDF
    Problem Set 2 PDF
    Problem Set 3 PDF
    Problem Set 4 PDF
    Problem Set 5 PDF
    Problem Set 6 PDF
    Problem Set 7 PDF