105.604 Economic Statistics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2018S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Aim of course

Mandatory course for Bachelor-students in Mathematical Methods of Economics, furthermore free choice for Diplom-students (Masters) of Mathematics, Informatics in Economics, and other disciplines. The course deals with statistical methods for aggregate economic data and for data drawn from censuses and surveys. The starting point is the microfoundation of economic processes based on an informational approach. The course sheds light on methods how data bases are constructed, and discusses the significance of such data in econometric analysis and economic forecast.

Subject of course

Descriptive analysis of macro and micro data, their sources, aggregate economic statistics, business cycle statistics, price statistics, construction of quotas and indices together with their properties, consumer price indices based on commodity bundles, capital stock data, econometric models to investigate census- and survey data, introduction into economic forecasting, with nationwide and regional data.

Additional information

englisch: Lecture two hours weekly

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Thu11:00 - 13:0001.03.2018 - 28.06.2018Sem.R. DB gelb 04 Wirtschaftsstatistik
Economic Statistics - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Thu01.03.201811:00 - 13:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 Wirtschaftsstatistik
Thu08.03.201811:00 - 13:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 Wirtschaftsstatistik
Thu15.03.201811:00 - 13:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 Wirtschaftsstatistik
Thu22.03.201811:00 - 13:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 Wirtschaftsstatistik
Thu12.04.201811:00 - 13:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 Wirtschaftsstatistik
Thu19.04.201811:00 - 13:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 Wirtschaftsstatistik
Thu26.04.201811:00 - 13:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 Wirtschaftsstatistik
Thu03.05.201811:00 - 13:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 Wirtschaftsstatistik
Thu17.05.201811:00 - 13:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 Wirtschaftsstatistik
Thu24.05.201811:00 - 13:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 Wirtschaftsstatistik
Thu07.06.201811:00 - 13:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 Wirtschaftsstatistik
Thu14.06.201811:00 - 13:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 Wirtschaftsstatistik
Thu21.06.201811:00 - 13:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 Wirtschaftsstatistik
Thu28.06.201811:00 - 13:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 Wirtschaftsstatistik
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

written, details to be announced.

Course registration

Not necessary

Curricula

Literature

Skriptum und Daten werden ausgeteilt.

Previous knowledge

Microeconometrics and foundation of econometrics recommended, but not mandatory.

Language

German