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ECON 3383 Methods and Practice in Development Economics: Applied Estimation Techniques (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

The objective of this course is to review the state of the art in the development field with respect to applied theory, structural estimation procedures, and experimental design. We will review the latest papers from the field exemplifying these approaches and then practice applying these approaches in paper topics of the students’ choosing. The development of these papers will be guided by periodic presentations and group discussions. Micro theory and econometrics are required prerequisites. Linear algebra is strongly recommended.

Instructor(s): Nyshadram, A.

Prerequisites: Micro theory and econometrics required prereqs. Linear algebra strongly recommended.

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17