Course Information

- Syllabus
- Lectures
**Readings**- Baissa & Rainey,
*Political Science Research & Methods*2018, 1-13 - Greenland et al.,
*European Journal of Epidemiology*2016, 337-350 - Castle et al.,
*Journal of Economic Surveys*, 2013, 269-296 - Horowitz,
*Canadian Journal of Economics*, 2015, 389-407 - Angrist and Krueger,
*Journal of Economic Perspectives*, Fall 2001, 69-85 - Murray,
*Journal of Economic Perspectives*, Fall 2006, 111-132 - Sovey and Green,
*American Journal of Political Science*, 2011, 188-200

- Baissa & Rainey,
**Stata Introduction****Extra Class: Mon, Jan 28 (301S, 1:00-2:30)****Handouts:**

**Basic Econometrics Cheat Sheet (h/t Tyler Ransom): [pdf]****Do-files from class:****Example 0 (size, power of test)****Example 1 (bivariate orthogonal regression, FWL)****Example 2 (bivariate regression std errors, mis-specification)****Example 3 (multivariate orthogonal regression, FWL, mis-specification)****Example 4 (Restricted Least Squares)****Example 5 (Polynomial Models)****Example 6 (NLS Monte Carlo)****Example 7 (FGLS, robust std errors)****Example 8 (ME)****Example 9 (IV)**

**Exam Dates****Exam I: Tuesday, February 26****Extra OH: Friday 10-12, Monday 9-3**

**Exam II: Thursday, April 4****Extra OH: Wednesday, April 3, 9-12**

**Exam III (TAKE-HOME!):**

Problem Sets

**Theoretical**- Problem Set #1
**Due Thursday, February 7** - Problem Set #2
**Due Thursday, February 14**- Data set: [translog]
- Answer Key

- Problem Set #3
**Due Thursday, February 21** - Problem Set #4
**Due Tuesday, March 19** - Problem Set #5
**Due Tuesday, March 26**- Data sets: [ships] [solow]
- Answer Key

- Problem Set #6
**Due Tuesday, April 2**- Data set: [boxcox]
- Answer Key

- Problem Set #7
**Due** - Problem Set #8
**Due**

- Problem Set #1
**Computer**- Problem Set #1
**Due Thursday, January 31** - Problem Set #2
**Due Thursday, February 7** - Problem Set #3
**Due Thursday, February 21** - Problem Set #4
**Due Tuesday, April 2** - Problem Set #5
**Due** - Problem Set #6
**Due*****NOTE: If you would rather email me your hws, please print out do file(s), log file(s), and graph(s) and combine them into a single PDF (or Word) file with the problem set number and your name in the title.**

- Problem Set #1