Course syllabus EKM - Econometrics (ŠAVŠ - WS 2019/2020)

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Course title:
Econometrics
Semester:
WS 2019/2020
Course supervisor:
Supervising department:
Prerequisites for registration:
Time allowance:
full-time, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 0/12 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Type of study:
usual
Form of teaching:
lecture, seminar
Mode of completion and credits:
Exam (4 credits)
Course objective:
Students get knowledge of basic conceptions and methods of econometric modelling, structure, construction and verification of econometric models from theoretical and especially practical points of view. They are acquainted with principles of application of these models in the analysis of economic indicators and in forecasting. Students learn basic methods of data processing.
 
Course methods:
Lectures, computer seminars, homework, discussions and consultations
 
Course content:
1.
Econometrics, principles, subject and methods. (allowance 2/1)
2.
Classical linear regression model and its properties. (allowance 2/2)
3.OLS method. (allowance 2/1)
4.
Basic tests. (allowance 2/2)
5.
Heteroscedasticity. (allowance 2/1)
6.
Autocorrelation. (allowance 2/1)
7.
Economic time series, forecasting, stacionarity. (allowance 2/1)
8.
Multicollinearity. (allowance 2/1)
9.
Production functions (allowance 2/1)
10.
Dummy variables. (allowance 2/1)
11.
Model of demand for durable goods. (allowance 2/0)
12.Systems of dynamic simultaneous equations. (allowance 2/0)
 
Learning outcomes and competences:
After completing the course, student:
 
-Will analyse parameters estimated by cross-section data
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Will analyse parameters estimated by time-series
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Will apply econometrics to the concepts of a) production functions, b) demand for long-run consumer goods
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Will formulate econometric models and estimate parameters by the appropriate methods
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Will formulate economic analyses and prognoses on the base of econometric models

Teaching methods and workload (hours of workload):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendanceCombined form
Direct teaching
     Attendance of lectures
24 h
12 h
     Attendance of courses/seminars/tutorials
12 h
0 h
     Consultations with teacher (part-time form of study)0 h
4 h
Self-study
     Course reading and ongoing preparation
34 h
46 h
     Ongoing evaluation10 h20 h
     Composing of individual (seminar) work
20 h
20 h
     Preparation for final test
12 h
10 h
Total
112 h
112 h
 
Assessment methods:
Requirement typeDaily attendance
Combined form
Term paper
19 %
19 %
Mid-term test(s)
40 %
40 %
Final oral exam
41 %
41 %
Total
100 %
100 %
 
Course completion:
Two control tests, homework, oral examination.
The tests include theoretical questions and practical tasks. From each test it is possible to receive up to 25 points. At each seminar the homework of computational nature is given. From the homework maximum of 20 points is possible to receive. The condition for obtaining the credit is to achieve at least 40 points from the tests and homework. From the oral examination it is possible to receive a maximum of 30 points.
 
Support for combined/distance forms of study:
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Reading list:
Basic:
DOUGHERTY, C. Introduction to Econometrics, 4. vyd. Oxford: Oxford, 2011. ISBN 978-0-19-956708-9.
WOOLDRIDGE, J. Introductory econometrics: A modern approach, 6. vyd. USA: Cengage Learning, 2016. ISBN 978-1-30-527010-7.
HEIJ, C. Econometric Methods with Applications in Business and Economics. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004. ISBN 0-19-926801-0.
ARLT, J. -- ARLTOVÁ, M. Ekonomické časové řady. 1st ed. Praha: Professional Publishing, 2009. ISBN 978-80-86946-85-6.

Study plans:
Track N-EMCZ-NFMP Corporate Finance in International Business, part-time form, initial period SS 2018/2019, place of teaching Mladá Boleslav
Track N-EMCZ-NMM International Marketing, part-time form, initial period SS 2018/2019, place of teaching Mladá Boleslav
Track N-EMCZ-NRMDR International Supply Chain Management, part-time form, initial period SS 2018/2019, place of teaching Mladá Boleslav
Track N-EMCZ-NRMDR International Supply Chain Management, full-time form, initial period SS 2018/2019, place of teaching Praha
Track N-EMCZ-NMM International Marketing, full-time form, initial period SS 2018/2019, place of teaching Praha
Track N-EMCZ-NFMP Corporate Finance in International Business, full-time form, initial period SS 2018/2019, place of teaching Praha
Track N-EMEN-NFMPE Corporate Finance in International Business, full-time form, initial period SS 2018/2019, place of teaching Mladá Boleslav
Track N-EMEN-NMME International Marketing, full-time form, initial period SS 2018/2019, place of teaching Mladá Boleslav
Track N-EMEN-NRMDRE International Supply Chain Management, full-time form, initial period SS 2018/2019, place of teaching Mladá Boleslav
Track N-EMCZ-NRMDR International Supply Chain Management, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020, place of teaching Praha
Track N-EMCZ-NFMP Corporate Finance in International Business, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020, place of teaching Praha
Track N-EMCZ-NMM International Marketing, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020, place of teaching Praha
Track N-EMCZ-NMM International Marketing, part-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020, place of teaching Mladá Boleslav
Track N-EMCZ-NFMP Corporate Finance in International Business, part-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020, place of teaching Mladá Boleslav
Track N-EMCZ-NRMDR International Supply Chain Management, part-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020, place of teaching Mladá Boleslav
Track N-EMEN-NFMPE Corporate Finance in International Business, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020, place of teaching Mladá Boleslav
Track N-EMEN-NMME International Marketing, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020, place of teaching Mladá Boleslav
Track N-EMEN-NRMDRE International Supply Chain Management, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020, place of teaching Mladá Boleslav
 
Run in the period of:
Course tutor: prof. RNDr. Václava Pánková, CSc. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Teaching language:
Czech, English
Room: Mladá Boleslav, Praha


Last modification made by Ing. Aleš Kutín on 09/02/2019.

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