EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS FOR PUBLIC POLICY
2006/2007, Semester 1
NUS (Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy)
Modular Credits: --
This course is an introduction to statistical methods. Topics covered include descriptive statistics, sampling, inference and bivariate and multiple regression analysis. Emphasis is on the application of these statistical techniques to public policy issues. Students will be introduced to the use of the computer. This module is mounted for MPP students.
4 lecture hours per week.
1? tutorial hours per week.
2 lab hours per week.
1 hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week.
1? hours for preparatory work by a student per week.