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Costa Rica Summer Abroad
Summer 2021

Costa Rica

Program Details

Callout:

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Location:

San Jose, Costa Rica

Program Dates:

May 14th   - June 12th , 2021

Faculty:

Prof. Kevin Mumford

Host:

Krannert School of Management

Eligibility:

The program is open to undergraduate students with a 2.5 GPA  and who have successfully completed MGMT 305 or ECON E2700 or STAT 350 or STAT 511

Course Credits:

ECON 3600 Econometrics & ECON 37000 International Trade for 6 credits.

Cost:

TBD  (airfare and personal spending not included)

Scholarships:

Krannert students may apply for Krannert specific scholarships in addition to the Purdue Moves Scholarship. For more information click here!

Housing:

Students will stay in extended stay hotels or hostels.

Language Requirements:

None.

Scholarship Deadline:

February 1, 2021. Krannert Scholarship deadline (students will be notified by mid-February of Scholarship standing)

Deposit Deadline:

March 1, 2021. $500 non-refundable deposit

Contact:

gabriel2@purdue.edu for more information.

Course Description

Econometrics - ECON 360
This course examines the statistical techniques used to analyze economic data, estimate casual effects, make predictions, and test economic theory. Students learn empirical skills used in analytical consulting, financial modeling, economic research, and by analysts in the private and public sectors in Costa Rica. Emphasis is placed on estimating a single equation (e.g., demand function) and the problems associated with such estimation.

International Trade – ECON 370

This course will be taught by on site local faculty.

Krannert Faculty Bio

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Kevin Mumford
Associate Professor of Management

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