Faculties and centres
This is an elective course in the second year of the Master in Quantitative Economics. Students have already taken a sequence of mandatory courses in Statistics and Econometrics in the previous year. This course presents advanced topics related to that sequence, with an special focus on managing and analysing massive data sets ("big data") and using machine learning techniques.
General Competences (CG)
Specific Competences (CE)
The purpose of this course is to show students how to manage and analyse massive data sets ("big data") and how to use machine learning techniques.