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MSc Applied Economics and Data Analysis

MSc Applied Economics and Data Analysis

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree MSc
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 24 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
The MSc Applied Economics and Data Analysis is run jointly between the Department of Economics and our Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER), which specializes in the analysis of household and labour market data. Students will gain the tools for analysing and implementing some of the models that are present in theory modules. Alongside studying data-orientated, applied modules, students will also explore topics such as: Techniques used in the analysis of panel data; The specification of models and the tests of their validity; Methods for analysing persistence over time in economic variables; Handling different types of datasets: Survey methodology and sampling frames, and how to deal with problems of response rates and attrition.