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Advanced Econometrics: Applications


  • The course is ususally offered in summer term.
  • In addition to the lecture, practices are offered during which problems from the lectures are being discussed and solved.
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Contents and objectives

Students will implement  and discuss different methods of estimation and testing. They will apply proper econometric models and the corresponding methods of inference in order to conduct empirical studies in modern Macro- and Microeconometrics.  

Contents of the module are:

  • Evaluation of causal effects 
  • Fixed Effects und Difference-in-Difference estimator
  • Regression Discontinuity Designs
  • Robust standarderrors and Clustering
  • Structural estimation with experimental data