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Data Driven Business and Public Policy Decision Making

Course Number:

73415


Program

Undergraduate Economics


Concentrations

Additional Major in Economics, Additional Major in Economics and Statistics, B.A. in Economics, B.S. in Economics, B.S. in Economics and Mathematical Sciences, B.S. in Economics and Statistics, Minor in Economics


Course Description

INTERMITTENTĀ In this course students will learn to leverage data to inform business and policy decisions. The course will teach students various methods for data description, including techniques of data visualization and statistical techniques. Students will learn how to assess the precision of estimation techniques. The final part of the course covers examples taken from epidemiology, economics, business and public policy. (Lecture, 3 hours: Recitation: 1 hour). Minimum grade of "C" required in all economics and statistics pre-requisite courses.

Format

Lecture: 100min/wk and Recitation: 50min/wk


Pre-requisites

(21256) AND (73265 OR 73274 OR 36220 OR 36225) AND (73230)