This trusted textbook returns in its 4th edition with even more exercises to help consolidate understanding – and a companion website featuring additional materials, including a solutions manual for instructors. Offering a unique blend of theory and practical application, it provides ideal preparation for doing applied econometric work as it takes students from a basic level up to an advanced understanding in an intuitive, step-by-step fashion. Clear presentation of economic tests and methods of estimation is paired with practical guidance on using several types of software packages. Using real world data throughout, the authors place emphasis upon the interpretation of results, and the conclusions to be drawn from them in econometric work.
This book will be essential reading for Economics undergraduate and Master’s students taking a course in applied econometrics. Its practical nature makes it ideal for modules requiring a research project.