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Preliminary Examination for Part II of the Economics Tripos


(Statutes and Ordinances, p. 222)

With effect from 1 October 2001

Paper 5. Theory and practice of econometrics I

The detail for this paper has been amended as follows:

Statistical Techniques

(i) By inserting at the end of sub-paragraph (a) the words '; introduction to the method of maximum likelihood; maximum likelihood estimation of the linear regression model; elementary examples of generalized least squares estimation';

(ii) by inserting a new sub-paragraph (d) as follows:

(d) Cross-section techniques and panel data: measurement error and the use of instrumental variables; simple binary response models and their application; elementary panel data models.

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Cambridge University Reporter, 18 July 2001
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