Home RESEARCH WORKSHOP MODULES 2017 Details - Module 1 - Regression Analysis with Time Series

Event 

Title:
Module 1 - Regression Analysis with Time Series
When:
Mar.06.2017 - Mar.10.2017
Where:
CEAR University of Ibadan - CEAR Dept of Economics UI
Category:
Econometric Workshop 2017

Description

REGRESSION ANALYSIS WITH TIME SERIES

After the completion of this course, participants should be able to engage the univariate time series model to forecast macroeconomic series. They should also be able to deal with long-run and short-run models; interpret their results and perform relevant diagnostic tests.

 

v Types of forecasting methods

v Measuring the Accuracy of Forecasting Models

v Simple Forecast Methods

v Box-Jenkins Methodology (Non-seasonal Models)

§ Model Identification

§ Model Estimation

§ Diagnostic checking

§ Forecasting

v Long-run- and Short-run Models

§ Unit Root Tests

§ Cointegration Tests

§ Error-Correction Models

Diagnostic checks

Who should            enrol?

Academics and practitioners with research interests in areas including, but not limited to, financial markets, socio-economics, development economics, public finance, or international trade and finance.

Prerequisite Knowledge

This course requires a preparatory understanding of the relevant economic, econometric, and computational techniques at least equivalent to first degree in economics, statistics or any allied field.

Software to be used
Eviews & Microfit

The course fees also depend on whether the participants will like to attend the general workshops in Ibadan or will request for in-house training at their locations.

a. Fees at Workshops in Ibadan

The course fee at Ibadan workshops is N60,000 per participant for each of the modules. This covers the course materials, tea break and lunch. Every participant is expected to come with a laptop pre-installed with the instructional software. Also, participants shall be responsible for their accommodation, transport and other maintenance expenses.

Registration Details

Payment is made payable to the account number 1010103057 at any Zenith Bank Plc Branch nationwide. Application closes on February 23, 2017. All tellers should be brought to the venue of the workshop or scanned and sent to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Phone: 08033234331, 08157216015

Prerequisite Knowledge

This course requires a preparatory understanding of the relevant economic, econometric, and computational techniques at least equivalent to first degree in economics, statistics or any allied field.

Venue

:
CEAR University of Ibadan   -   Website