2017 STATA ECONOMETRICS SUMMER SCHOOL - LISBON, PORTUGAL


Timberlake Consultants

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Professional training

Location

Lisbon

Portugal

Start Date:

End Date:

Location

Portugal

Lisbon

Type

Professional training

Application Deadline:

Expired help


COURSE OVERVIEW

Timberlake Portugal and Cemapre (Technical University of Lisbon) are jointly organizing a Summer School in Econometrics. The Summer School aims to provide the full set of tools and techniques that any modern applied economist needs to know. Participants will learn the fundamental principles of modern econometrics, and will also learn how to apply the techniques properly using the software Stata.

The course will take place at Cemapre (ISEG), located in the center of Lisbon, in July 2017.

All courses will be taught in English

 

OUTLINE OF ALL COURSES

DAY 1 - INTRODUCTION TO STATA

  • The Workflow of Data Analysis;
  • Manipulating Data;
  • Estimation and Reporting;
  • Stata Graphics.

DAY 2 - SINGLE EQUATION LINEAR MODELS

  • Large Sample Approximations;
  • Method of Moments Estimation;
  • Generalized Method of Moments;
  • Practical session.

DAY 3 - SYSTEMS OF LINEAR EQUATIONS AND PANEL DATA MODELS

  • The General Model and Its Special Cases;
  • Estimating Systems;
  • Estimating panel data models;
  • Practical session.

DAY 4 - NON-LINEAR MODELS

  • Binary Outcome and Multinomial Models;
  • Tobit Models with and without Endogeneity;
  • Selection Models and Count Data Models;
  • Practical session.

DAY 5 - STATA PROGRAMMING

  • do-file programming;
  • Take advantage of the ml, nl and gmm commands;
  • Using matrices with Mata;
  • Shape your own commands: ado-file programming.