ECON 031. Introduction to Econometrics


This course provides an introduction to the theory and practice of applied quantitative analysis in economics. Following a brief discussion of probability, statistics, and hypothesis testing, this course emphasizes using regression analysis to understand economic relationships and to test their statistical significance. Computer exercises provide practical experience in using these quantitative methods.
Prerequisite: ECON 001 .
Social sciences.
1 credit.
Spring 2020. Wang.
Fall 2020. Staff.
Spring 2021. Staff.
Fall 2021. Staff.
Spring 2022. Staff.
Catalog chapter: Economics  
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/economics


Check the Spring 2020 Schedule of Courses

Check the Fall 2020 Schedule of Courses




Print-Friendly Page (opens a new window)