Timerlake Portugal and Cemapre (Technical University of Lisbon) are jointly organizing a Summer School in Econometrics. The Summer School aims to provide the full set of tools and techniques that any modern applied economist needs to know. Participants will learn the fundamental principles of modern econometrics, and will also learn how to apply the techniques properly using the software Stata. The course will take place at Cemapre (ISEG), in the center of Lisbon, in July 2017. The Summer School is suitable for Academic Staff, Masters/PhD students and professionals that need to analyse data. It aims to offer an effective way to reach an advanced level of econometric analysis. Therefore, in order to get the most out of the course, basic knowledge of statistics and econometrics is required. The course will be taught in English.
Day 1: Introduction to Stata
Data Management, Commands, and Graphs
Day 2: Single equation Linear Models
Large Sample Approximations, Method of Moments Estimation, Generalized Method of Moments
Day 3: Systems of Linear Equations and Panel Data Models
The General Model and Its Special Cases, Estimating Systems, Estimating Panel data Models
Day 4: Non-linear Models
Binary Outcome and Multinomial Models, Tobit Models, Selection Models and Count Data Models
Day 5: Stata Programming
Do-file programming, The ml, nl and gmm commands, Mata, Ado-file programming
For more information please contact us.
CEMAPRE - Centre for Applied Mathematics and Economics
Rua do Quelhas, n.º 6
Tel: (+351) 213 925 876