E747 | Spring | 6ECTS
- Part 1: Program Evaluation Methods. The aim of the course module is to provide students with an introduction to a number of methods that are typically employed in the quantitative evaluation of the effects of public policies. Topics include matching, regression discontinuity design, survival analysis and randomized control trials.
- Part 2: Applied Macroeconometrics. This course is a survey of modern time series econometrics. Topics include vector autoregressions, dynamic factor models, models for large cross-sections, macroeconomic forecasting and finance.