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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Public Policy and Public Administration (PPPA)
PPPA
8022
Econometrics for Policy Research II
Econometrics-Plcy Research II
Summer 2017
0,3
Course Type
Laboratory
Lecture
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade

No
No
PPPA 6013
Corequisites

30

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Term(s) Offered

Are there Course Equivalents?
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Fee Type


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For doctoral students who wish to use econometric tools in their research. An equivalent course in introductory econometrics may be substituted for the prerequisite with permission.
As a result of completing this course you should be able to
• Apply reduced-form empirical techniques to research questions you develop
• Replicate the data assembly and analysis in a published paper
• Know how to apply the tools of policy evaluation
o Differences-in-differences
o Instrumental variables
o Regression Discontinuity
o Matching
• Read and critique causal arguments in academic papers
• Use statistical software to implement the tools of policy evaluation
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