ECON 799 Ph.D. Comprehensive Examination
Terms: Winter 2012, Fall 2011
Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2011-2012 academic year.
Required Coursework (20 credits)
20 credits in Economics beyond the M.A. requirements as described below:
ECON 662D1 Econometrics (3 credits)
Economics (Arts) : A broad treatment of econometric methods, with particular reference to time series processes. Estimation of linear and non-linear models, GLS, IV, Maximum Likelihood, parametric specification testing for linear and non-linear hypotheses, diagnostic testing (autocorrelation, heteroskedasticity, normality, parameter constancy, etc.), modelling technique, non-stationary data processes.
Terms: Fall 2011
Instructors: John W Galbraith (Fall)
ECON 662D2 Econometrics (3 credits)
Economics (Arts) : See ECON 662D1 for course description.
Terms: Winter 2012
Instructors: Victoria Zinde-Walsh (Winter)
- ECON 771 PhD Research Seminar 2 (1 credit)
At least 6 of the remaining 12 credits must be in a single field from the choices below:
Other field combinations may be considered by the Graduate Program Director as requested.