15 458 - Financial Data Science and Computing I

Description
Prereq: 15.401, 15.414, or 15.415. First in a two-course sequence that covers methods of managing and extracting information from financial data. Topics include the basics of statistical inference and hypothesis testing, regression models, and time series modeling applied to financial data. Studies major sources of financial data, raw data cleaning, data visualization and communication. Emphasizes computer implementations (in R) throughout.
Credits
6
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2019
Offered
TuTh, F
Avg. Sections
2