Business and Economic Forecasting

Business and Economic ForecastingHours: 3 0 3

This course will examine a more rigorous approach to various financial, econometric and time series approaches for predicting the effects of future corporate planning decisions and policies. The course would include topics of forecasting methods with single equation models, predicting with quantitative as well as qualitative choice models, and simulation with single and multi-equation models. The techniques are used to predict product sales, economic variables, and financial indicators. The course will be useful for recipients and users of forecasts and for those who may be involved in conducting business and economic forecasts.

Pre-requisites: NoneCo-requisites: None

Hours: XYZ where X = Lecture, Y = Lab, Z = Credit
All hours are per week.
3 Lab hours constitute 1 credit hour
1 credit hour implies 1 lecture of 50mins per academic week. 16 weeks in total.
Pre-Requisite courses are courses required to be completed before this course may be taken
Co-Requisite courses are courses required to be taken along with this course