I. Syllabus:

The lecture introduces into important econometric methods used typically for microeconometric questions using cross-sectional data.

  • Instrumental variables and weak instruments
  • Binary Choice Models
  • Multinomial and Ordered Response Models
  • Tobit and Selection Models
  • Duration and Count Data Models
  • Quantile Regressions


II. Prerequisites:


III. Exam:

IV. Downloads:


V. Literature:

  • Main textbook: A.C. Cameron and P.K. Trivedi (2005), Microeconometrics: Methods and Applications. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
  • Also recommended: Jeffrey M. Wooldridge (2010), Econometric Analysis of Cross Section and Panel Data. MIT Press.


VI. Lecture:

VII. Tutorial:

VIII. PC-Tutorial (voluntary):

Access to the computer lab requires one-time registration with a Stu-Account

IX. Registration: