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# Statistics Apllied to Economics

 Code 16484 Year 2 Semester S2 ECTS Credits 6 Workload TP(60H) Scientific area Mathematics Entry requirements Basic concepts of Descriptive Statistics and Inferential Statistics. Basic concepts of Descriptive Statistics and Inferential Statistics. Learning outcomes Students should be capable of using parametric and non parametric statistical analysis tools (including software packages) in solving economics related problems. They should be able to use índex numbers, goodness of fit tests, multiple linear regression, time series decomposition and analysis of variance models. > Students should be capable of using parametric and non parametric statistical analysis tools (including software packages) in solving economics related problems. They should be able to use índex numbers, goodness of fit tests, multiple linear regression, time series decomposition and analysis of variance models. Syllabus 1. Index Numbers1.1 Simple and global indices1.2 Price and quantities indices1.3 Living cost index1.4 Moving basis indices1.5 Basis change1.6 Data deflation2. Non-Parametric Tests2.1. Goodness of fit tests2.2. Independence and Homogeneity Tests3. Multiple Regression4. Analysis of Variance4.1 Introduction4.2 One-way ANOVA4.3 Two-way ANOVA4.4 Two-way ANOVA with interaction4.5 Multiple comparisons5. Time Series5.1 General concept5.2 Decomposition5.3 Trend component5.4 Seasonal component Main Bibliography Pedrosa, A.C., Gama, S.M., Introdução Computacional à Probabilidade e Estatística, Porto Editora, 2018Murteira, Bento J.F., Black, G., Estatística Descritiva, McGraw-Hill, 1983;Jesus, F., Estatística Descritiva, Edição UBI, 1988;Murteira, Bento J.F., Análise de Sucessões Cronológicas, McGraw-Hill, 1993;Guimarães, R. C. e Sarsfield Cabral, J. A., Estatística, McGraw-Hill, 1997;Manso, J.R.P., Estatística Descritiva e Previsão, Edição UBI, 1996.Additional referencesManso, J.R.P., Curso de Econometria, Edição UBI, 1998;McClave, J.T., Benson, P.G. and Sincich, T., Statistics for Business and Economics, Prentice Hall, 2005;Berenson, M.L., Levine, D.M. and Krhbiel, T.C., Basic Business Statistics: Concepts and Applications, Prentice Hall, 2004;Freund, J.E. and Simon, G.A., Estatística Aplicada à Economia, Administração e Contabilidade, Porto Alegre, 2000;Kazmier, L.J., Estatística Aplicada à Economia e Administração, McGraw-Hill, 1982;Spielgel, R.M., Estatística, McGraw-Hill, 199 Teaching Methodologies and Assessment Criteria Three tests First test: 2 of April 2024 (7,5 points)Second test: 9 of May 2024 (7,5 points)Third test: 6 of June 2024 (5 points) Language Portuguese. Tutorial support is available in English.

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Economics
Last updated on: 2024-02-26

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