Getting accurate data on less developed countries has created great problems for studying these areas. Yet until recently students of development economics have relied on standard econometrics texts, which assume a Western context. Econometrics and Data Analysis for Developing Countries solves this problem. It will be essential reading for all advanced students of development economics.

chapter |20 pages


part 1|87 pages

Foundations of data analysis

chapter 1|21 pages

Model specification and applied research

chapter 2|31 pages

Modelling an average

part 2|140 pages

Regression and data analysis

chapter 4|52 pages

Data analysis and simple regression

chapter 5|45 pages

Partial regression

Interpreting multiple regression coefficients

part 3|84 pages

Analysing cross-section data

chapter 7|28 pages

Dealing with heteroscedasticity

chapter 8|23 pages

Categories, counts and measurements

part 4|80 pages

Regression with time-series data

part 5|41 pages

Simultaneous equation models