This course is offered in Dutch. Some of the descriptions may therefore only be available in Dutch.
Course ObjectiveThe student learns how to apply basic techniques from econometrics,
operations research, and mathematical economics to problems taken from
real life. For this, they first have to model the problem in
mathematical terms, and afterward, decide what techniques are relevant
for the specific problem. Next to this, the student also develops the
ability to work in groups and learns how to write a report in a
Course ContentIn this course, students work in groups on a practical case involving
econometrics, mathematical economics, and operations research. The first
week is intended to introduce the projects, the required literature, and
the data if needed. In weeks 2 and 3, there will be meetings to report
the progress.The presentations of the final reports will take place in
Teaching MethodsWorking groups of at least two and at most four students. Weekly
Method of AssessmentPresentation and written report.
Entry RequirementsFor the students of the Bachelor Econometrics and Operations Research,
there are entry requirements. The student must have followed intensively
at least two out of three courses Econometrics I, Operations Research I,
and Mathematical Economics I. One of the courses must have been passed,
for a second course the student should have obtained at least a 5.
Recommended background knowledgeThe contents of the three courses Econometrics I, Operations Research I,
Mathematical Economics I
|Language of Tuition||Dutch|
|Faculty||School of Business and Economics|
|Course Coordinator||dr. M.A. Estevez Fernandez|
|Examiner||dr. M.A. Estevez Fernandez|
dr. M.A. Estevez Fernandez
You need to register for this course yourself
Last-minute registration is available for this course.
|Teaching Methods||Lecture, Study Group|
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