Essential statistics regression and econometrics pdf
Essential Statistics, Regression, and Econometrics (2nd ed.)
Essential Statistics, Regression, and Econometrics provides students with a readable, deep understanding of the key statistical topics they need to understand in an econometrics course. It is innovative in its focus, including real data, pitfalls in data analysis, and modeling issues including functional forms, causality, and instrumental variables. This book is unusually readable and non-intimidating, with extensive word problems that emphasize intuition and understanding. Exercises range from easy to challenging and the examples are substantial and real, to help the students remember the technique better. Within its eleven chapters Complaining of the "fire hose pedagogy" of many introductory statistics courses, Smith Pomona College has chosen a focused approach that is intended to provide students with an understanding of the statistical reasoning that is needed for regression analysis.
It is clear and well-written and contains a wealth of interesting examples, exercises, and historical anecdotes. The author has done an excellent job The author has done an excellent job in elucidating statistical methods in an econometric context. Toggle navigation. New to eBooks.