20 July 2018
Empirics for Business: Explorative, Predictive, and Prescriptive Analysis
The conceptual part of the course is dedicated to the overview of appropriate data sources, indicators and statistical metrics, basic and advanced techniques for data analysis and econometrics. Practical approach to learning is based on professional tools for data collection, processing and analysis — Stata and R.
-Introduction into principles of collecting and using business data
-Probability and statistics in advanced data analysis
-Correlation vs causation, endogeneity, experimental
This course aims to introduce students to sources and analytical techniques of data commonly used in management and business studies.
EUR 330: Early bird rate
EUR 360: Regular rate
The fee covers tuition, study materials and introductory cultural activities: boat trip and welcome dinner, trip to Peterhof, guided walking tour 'Alternative Saint Petersburg'. Accommodation costs, everyday transfers, meals and optional city sightseeing tours are not included into the fee.