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Leland Edward Farmer

Assistant Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Economics
Office location and address
Monroe Hall, Room 240
248 McCormick Rd
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904
Ph.D. Economics - University of California, San Diego, 2017
B.S. Mathematical and Computational Science, with Honors, Minor in Economics - Stanford University, 2011
ECON 3720: Introduction to Econometrics
Credits: 4
Guides students in the use and interpretation of economic data, focusing on the most common issues that arise in using economic data, and the methodology for solving these problems. Prerequisite: STAT 2120, STAT 3120, APMA 3110, or APMA 3120
ECON 4999: Distinguished Majors Thesis
Credits: 1–3
Supervised research culminating in the writing of a Distinguished Majors thesis. Restricted to members of the Distinguished Majors Program.
ECON 8720: Time Series Econometrics
Credits: 3
Studies econometric techniques for the analysis of economic time series. Prerequisite: ECON 7720 or instructor permission.