Wochenplan Applied Advanced Econometrics Englisch

Learning Experience

The course consists of 5 consecutive days comprising 6 hours of classroom interaction per day. There will be three parts: lectures that cover the methodological background, discussion sessions in which the students’ own research as well as existing applied articles will be discussed, and exercise sessions in which panel data estimation methods are applied using Stata. For the exercise sessions, students should bring their own computer. PhD students should bring their own license (please contact us if this is problematic). For master students, we can provide student licenses (please contact us as well in advance if you need a license). The course is taught in small groups of max. 20 participants. The workload for this course will consist of 30 hours of lecturing, discussion and exercise work and 120 hours additional individual preparation. This course equals 5 credit points.

All intensive courses are led by outstanding speakers from RWTH Aachen University and other internationally renowned universities.


There are no formal requirements for this course, but it will be assumed that all students are familiar with basic Statistics and Econometrics. There will be a short recap of the relevant parts of Statistics and Econometrics at the beginning of the course. Due to the interactive teaching format, the number of participants is limited to 20. Advanced master students are invited as well to participate.

Please note: Students of RWTH Aachen University can visit this course free of charge. External participants have to pay €750 for one weekly course and another €600 for any additional intensive course they would like to visit. Please book the courses separately, we will take additionally booked courses into account when issuing your invoice.