Facultades y centros
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.
Competencias Generales del Título (CG)
Competencias específicas (CE)
The purpose of this course is to provide students with a set of tools to understand and analyze massive economic data and expose them to modern advance econometric methods and machine learning algoritms frequently used in applied economic research.