Econometrics

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Econometrics uses mathematical and statistical methods to describe, explain and predict economic phenomena.

 

Research questions

  • What are the best achievable outcomes when allocating discrete and not-for-sale resources – such as school seats or kidneys?
  • Which methods and data models do we need to understand the effect of gun prevalence on crime rates?
  • How can we use data on consumer and firm behavior to understand the mechanisms generating market outcomes?