The aim of the course is to equip the students with a formal understanding of statistics at a level expected among PhD students in economics, finance and related disciplines.
1. Probability and Random Variables
2. Expectation and Conditional Expectation
3. Estimation and Inference
4. Computation and Numerical Optimisation
5. Model Selection
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