Research Methods for Finance

The Open University

Course Information

This Research Methods for Finance module from The Open University aims to develop your competency in applying statistical and econometric techniques to problems in finance. It will alert you to the assumptions and limitations that underpin these quantitative methods. At the end of the module you’ll be able to decide on which techniques to apply, and able to design and execute an empirical investigation of a problem in finance.

Vocational relevance

This module is essential if you are working, or planning to work, in the finance sector especially in financial institutions. It will also be beneficial if you work, or intend to work, outside of the finance domain such as conducting academic research in finance. This module will also be of interest if you wish to expand your knowledge and skills, in order to increase future opportunities, by acquiring key transferable skills.

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