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Module Detailed Information for [BSS4003B]
Academic Year : 2018/2019 Semester : 2
Correct as at 14 Dec 2018 05:00

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Module Title : Innovation and Productivity (with Econometrics)
Module Description : This module introduces recent research in the microeconomics of innovation and productivity, focusing on implications for management and economic policy. The module runs as an interactive seminar, and aims to critically appreciate current research. The instructor and students will present and discuss recently published and ongoing empirical studies, with particular emphasis on causal inference. Students will be required to carry out econometric estimation of innovation and productivity using recently curated datasets.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : No Exam Date.
Modular Credits : 5
Pre-requisite : EC3303 Econometrics I; or BSE3703 Econometrics for Business I; or BSP4513 Econometrics: Theory and Practical Business Applications; or ST3131 Regression Analysis; (or equivalent to any of the above prerequisite modules).
Preclusion : BSN4811 Innovation and Productivity (BSS4003A Innovation and Productivity – for student intake cohorts in AY2016/17 or earlier)
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 0-3-0-7-2.5
Remarks : Nil
* A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

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Tutorial Time Table
Attention: The tutorial timetables could be updated from time to time. Students are advised to check regularly for the latest update on the change of tutorial timing.
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