Professor Alan Spearot
Instructors and Office Hours
Professor Alan Spearot (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Wednesday, 9:30 - 11:30AM, 459 E2
Kyle Neering (email@example.com)
Tues/Thurs, 10:00-11:00am, 403G E2
Wei Xu (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Friday, 8:40-10:40am, 403G E2
Monday, 9:30AM - 10:40AM, Crown 201
Monday, 12:30PM - 1:40PM, Crown 201
Tuesday, 6:00-7:10PM, Steven Acad 152
Tuesday, 7:30-8:40PM, Steven Acad 152
Thursday and Friday sections are cancelled due to low enrollments.
Kyle Rasmusen (email@example.com)
Wednesday, 2:00-3:10PM, Porter 250
Thursday, 12:00-1:15 PM, Cowell 222
Thursday, 4:00-5:15 PM, Porter 246
April 4th: Wooldridge, Chapters 1 and 2
By April 9th: Wooldridge, Chapter 3
By April 25th: Wooldridge, 4.1-4.3
The book for the class is Introductory Econometrics: A Modern Approach by Jeffery Wooldridge. It is mostly used as a reference, and used copies are fine (3rd edition or later. Avoid the international edition). Here are some links to various editions of the text:
Computers and Data
The $35 Small Stata will be sufficient for this class.
Note: Missing exams (without answers) are not available. Problems in parentheses are relevant for Exam 1, Spring 2014. This includes questions from the second exam from previous years.
W09 Exam 1 ANS (Problems 2 and 3)
F11 Exam 1 ANS (Problems 2 and 3)
Note that the confidence interval in 1-d is incorrect. The correct CI is:
With 99% confidence, a 1% increase in the midterm 1 score is associated with a 0.077% and 0.22% increase in the final.
Also, 2f should refer back to the initial equation in 2e.