Open University

Open University

Research Methods for Finance (B860)

This module introduces students to the underlying principles of research in modern finance, its process, philosophy, methods and methodology. It aims to develop competences in applying statistical and econometric techniques to problems in finance. It will alert students to the assumptions and limitations that underpin these quantitative methods. At the end of the module students will be able to decide on which techniques to apply, and will be able to design and execute an empirical investigation of a problem in finance.

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Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2017 - 6 months

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Distance Learning

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