MS4254 - Statistics for Economics and Finance

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Management Sciences
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2019/20

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

  • Provide students with a solid understanding of the range of statistical models used for economic and financial analysis; Demonstrate the relevance of these models and techniques through
    examples and case studies;
  • Acquaint students with the contemporary computer software including SAS and R to execute the analysis;
  • Provide students with a basic knowledge of economics and finance.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 30%
Examination: 70%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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