Professional Education & Training

Recent Courses

Practical Econometrics for Professionals. Clients: Professional Staff of the Regulated Industries Commission of Trinidad and Tobago and the Central Statistical Office of Trinidad and Tobago

Objectives

To introduce participants to fundamental methods of Econometric Modelling, focusing on techniques having immediate applicability to the day-to-day problems faced by the RIC so that participants will develop more efficient ways in which to carry out certain routine but vital operations of the RIC/CSO.

Target Group

Professional staff of the RIC and the CSO

Year/Period

Ten days

Lead Facilitator

Dr. Patrick Watson

Topics Covered

Introduction to EViews; scope and purpose of econometric modelling; general linear regression model; introduction to Dynamic models; Unit Roots and stationarity; ARIMA modeling and forecasting; VAR models; Cointegration and Error Correction Models.

Course Fee