2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
    
    May 24, 2024  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECON 6635 - Business Forecasting


Prerequisite or co-requisite: BANL 6100 . The focus of this course is on statistical and data analytical methods for the preparation of business forecasts. A variety of empirical techniques are covered: smoothing methods, moving averages, regression analysis, classical time-series decomposition methods, and ARIMA (Box-Jenkins) models. Emphasis is placed upon building forecasting models and evaluating their reliability. The focus is on time-series data. R is the preferred statistical package. 3 credits.