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ECO 240 Quantitative Analysis and Forecasting

Prerequisite: ECO 105 or 106 and MAT 117, or equivalent.

Course Description: This course develops several quantitative forecasting techniques emphasizing their practical uses in various business and social science applications. Principal topics include simple and multiple regression, correlation analysis, exponential smoothing, and ARIMA methods. Several computer programs are used and students are assisted in formulating research projects of their own design.

Course Rotation: Fall, Spring, Summer.


3 credits


Pre-requisite for ECO 238/240 ( Course : ECO 105 . Minimum Grade of D. ) or (Course : ECO 106 . Minimum Grade of D. ) and (Course : MAT 117 . Minimum Grade of D. )