The following Word documents contain the computer slides used in class. These are also available in the course notebook.

The same slides reformatted to landscape mode (to fit better on the overhead projection screen) are given at the bottom of this page.

Computer Slides Used In Class

Table for the Standard Normal Distribution

Useful Commands in Excel 2003

Useful Commands in Excel 2007

Section 1: Probability Concepts

Section 2: Estimation and Sampling Distributions

Section 3: Estimating the Regression Line

Section 4: IBM/S&P 500 Example

Section 5: Relationship Between e and e

Section 6: Multiple Linear Regression

Section 7: Specification Bias

Section 8: Modeling Nonlinear Relationships

Section 9: Interpreting and Estimating Var(e)

Section 10: Explanatory Power of the Regression

Section 11: Dummy Variables

Section 12: Outliers

Section 13: Graphical Diagnostic Tests for the Regression Assumptions

Section 14: Sampling Distribution for b

Section 15: Hypothesis Testing in a Regression Model

Section 16: Prediction in a Regression Model

Section 17: Forecasting Time Series Data - Modeling Seasonality

Section 18: Modeling a Time Series With Increasing Volatility

Same Computer Slides Reformatted for Landscape Mode

Section 1: Probability Concepts

Section 2: Estimation and Sampling Distributions

Section 3: Estimating the Regression Line

Section 4: IBM/S&P 500 Example

Section 5: Relationship Between e and e

Section 6: Multiple Linear Regression

Section 7: Specification Bias

Section 8: Modeling Nonlinear Relationships

Section 9: Interpreting and Estimating Var(e)