Quantitative methods for public policy analysis

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Informations clés

Campus
Benguerir
Langue
Anglais
Discipline
Economics Analysis and Public Policy
Crédits ECTS
5
Semestre
Printemps - Spring
Niveau
Master - Grade
Prérequis / Prerequisites
Bachelor's degree or Equivalent; Level B2 of the the CECRL in English.
- Fundamentals of statistical analysis
- Introduction to policy analysis
- Regional policy-making and analysis
- Public management and leadership
Contenu du cours / Course content
- Sampling Basics; Simple Random Sampling; Population Information from a Sample
- Sampling Design, Sample types, response rates, and all that can go wrong
- Community Surveys
- Expected Values
- Estimation and Confidence Intervals, Statistical Significance; Significance Tests
- Validity and Reliability
- Scatterplots, Correlation, and simple linear Regression
- Multiple Regression: Estimation and Inference
- Omitted Variables, Binary Variables and Interaction Terms
- Specification and Data Problems
- Binary dependent variables
- Causality and the dangers of ‘Strong’ Causality
Objectifs du cours / Course objectives
This course provides knowledge and techniques to quantitative policy analysis. To provide relevant foundations in data collecting and analysis, this unit will emphasize topics needed in the further policy analysis.
Filtrer

Université Mohamed VI polytechnique
Faculté de gouvernance sciences économiques & sociales

Lot 660, Hay Moulay Rachid
Ben Guerir, 43150
Morocco
Tél : 0525-073146
Fax : 0525-073146

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