ECON 5337. BUSINESS & ECONOMIC FORECASTING. 3 Hours.
The course develops univariate and multivariate methods that allow users to capture patterns in data related to seasonality, trend and other random components to produce forecasts that are useful in virtually any business environment. Students also gain extensive practical experience coding in R and will be able to use statistical tools to critically assess the usefulness of alternative methods. Prerequisite: ECON 5336 or BSAD 6317 or consent of instructor.