Business and Economic Forecasting
- Prerequisite: E600 and Q600
This course examines the various econometric and time series approaches for predicting the effects of business planning decisions and macroeconomic policy. Topics range from forecasting with single equation models, predicting with qualitative choice models, and simulating with multi-equation models. The techniques are applicable to forecasting product sales, financial variables, and economic indicators. The course will be useful for those who may be involved in assembling a forecast and also for recipients and users of forecasts.