Economics 410 will launch you into the techniques and methods adopted in economic analysis using both the micro and macro data. It builds on both theoretical and practical approaches to the estimation of econometric models and methods of hypothesis testing. This course shall rely heavily on the Stata statistical programme in the estimation of observed economic relationships. The aim of this course is to help you gain a solid theoretical background in introductory level econometrics, the ability to somewhat implement the techniques using Stata programme and to critique empirical studies in economics.