Courses Bachelor Display 2017-2018

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Course title Introduction to Software in Econometrics, Operations Research and Actuarial Science
Course code EBS2043
ECTS credits 4,0
Assessement None
Period
Period Start End Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
3 15-1-2018 26-1-2018 C
Level Advanced
Coordinator Nalan Bastürk
For more information: n.basturk@maastrichtuniversity.nl
Language of instruction English
Goals
Development of Econometric and OR methods.
Description
Students will be trained to use software R or to use a software for modelling and solving (integer) linear programs. Applications using software R will be based on Bayesian inference of a set of standard econometric models. Special attention will be given to the development of computational algorithms such as Markov chain Monte Carlo.
Literature
Lecture notes.
Prerequisites
Econometric Methods.
Teaching methods PBL / Lecture / Groupwork
Assessment methods Final Paper / Participation / Written Exam
Evaluation in previous academic year For the complete evaluation of this course please click "here"
This course belongs to the following programmes / specialisations
Bachelor Econometrics and Operations Research Year 3 Compulsory Skills