Assignments

ECON 30331/Econometrics

Spring 2016

 

Problem set 1, Due at the start of class, Wednesday, January 20th

            Suggested answers

 

Problem set 2, Due at the start of class, Wednesday, January 27th             

            Suggested answers

Data set:  meps_senior.dta

 

Problem set 3, Due at the start of class, Wednesday, February 3rd

            Suggested answers

            Data set: state_cig_data.dta

 

Problem set 4, Due at the start of class, Wednesday, February 10th

            house_price.dta

            law_school_1985.dta

            Suggested answers

                        house_prices.do

                        law_school.do

 

Problem set 5, Due by noon to my office, Friday, February 26th

            Data sets:        meps_2005.dta

                                    lottery_example.dta

            Suggested answers

                        meps_2005.do

                        lottery_example.do

 

Writing Assignment, Due in hard copy at my office 5pm, Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Paper topic                                                     

Alcohol and the labor market             Data set                       Variable definitions

Obesity and Medicare spending         Data set                       Variable definitions

Stock market anomalies                      Data set                       Variable definitions

Determinants of 5th grade test scores  Data set                       Variable definitions

College premium over time                 Data set--males           Variable definitions

                                                            Data set--females

ACA                                                   Data set                       Variable definitions

Minimum wage                                   Data set                       Variable definitions

 

Problem set 6, Due at the start of class, Wednesday, April 6

            cps87.dta

            Wilcox.dta

            random_draws.do

            random_random_walks.do

            Suggested answers

                        Measurement_error_example.do

                        Wilcox.do

                       

 

 

Problem set 7, Due, Wednesday, April 13

 

 

Problem set 8, Due by Noon, Friday April 29th

            michigan_tax_hike.dta

            state_cig_data.dta

            twin1st.dta

            card_et_al.dta

            suggested answers

                        michigan.do    

                        smoke_dnd.do

                        rdd_medicare_ps_8.do