Introductory Econometrics WS 2020/21

Lecturer: Prof. Dr. van Ewijk, Marc Diederichs, Timo Münz
ID Number: 03.897.0020
Contact Time: 2 SWS lecture
Credits: 3 ECTS
Time/Place of lecture: Mo. 10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Wed. 12:15 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Please note that all lectures take place in the first half of the semester
First Lecture: Monday, November 9th, 2020
Last Lecture: Wednesday, January 6th, 2021
Language: English



This course aims to provide students with a thorough background in the fundamentals of econometrics. After the course, students should be able to understand the basic concepts and methods of econometrics; should be able to read and interpret research and should master the basic steps for conducting statistical/econometric analyses in own research projects. This course furthermore serves as a basis for subsequent master courses in which statistical methods will be learned or applied.


Stock JH, Watson MM. (2015). Introduction to Econometrics. Updated 3rd edition. Pearson.

Download Area

Course materials will be downloadable from the e-learning platform Moodle.