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  • Retail ManagementMKTG90001

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Retailing is fundamental to the marketing mix. Retail stores are all around us, and provide marketers with a means to attract and retain customers, and build brand value. Retail Management examines the strategic issues relating to retailing management and the frontiers of retail innovation. Subje...

  • Business EthicsMKTG30012

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject addresses the ethical challenges confronting managers and marketers in contemporary business organisations. Ethically questionable practices can include sweatshop labour, the destruction of the natural environment, sex in advertising, and political lobbying and influence. But busines...

  • Consumer BehaviourMKTG90008

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject examines the factors affecting the purchase, usage and disposal of products and services. Topics include the introduction and application of customer behaviour concepts to marketing decision making; consumer behaviour models of information processing; the identification of psychologi...

  • Marketing MetricsMKTG90026

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject expands students' knowledge of major theories and state of the art thinking in the measurement of marketing performance. It extends students’ understanding of market research methods in covering advanced topics including: product diffusion models and forecasting; measuring customer s...

  • Marketing ManagementMKTG90004

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject provides an introduction to the basic concepts, principles and activities of marketing and how to manage an organisation's marketing effort. Some of the principal topics include value-based marketing, market research, selecting target markets, product and brand management, marketing ...

  • Entrepreneurial MarketingMKTG20007

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject is designed to provide a strong foundation in market development and entrepreneurship by reconciling the practical and theoretical concepts of going to market. This will involve an examination and understanding of various topics including: idea generation, market analysis, funding, p...

  • General Insurance PracticeACTL90018

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Topics include the Australian General Insurance industry and products, actuarial estimation of claims cost, general insurance liabilities, general insurance pricing, capital management, accounting and regulatory reporting.

  • Actuarial Science Research Report Part 2ACTL90017

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Refer to ACTL90016 Actuarial Science Research Report Part 1 for details

  • Actuarial Practice and Control IIACTL90011

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

      Topics include assessment of solvency; analysis of experience; analysis of surplus; actuarial techniques in the wider fields; and an introduction to professionalism.

  • Actuarial Practice and Control IIACTL40007

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Topics include assessment of solvency; analysis of experience; analysis of surplus; actuarial techniques in the wider fields; and an introduction to professionalism.

  • Risk Theory IIACTL40003

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Topics include premium principles, including variance principle, Esscher principle, risk adjusted principle; applications of utility theory, premium calculation and optimal reinsurance retention levels; reinsurance problems; ruin theory, Lundberg's inequality, explicit solutions for the probabili...

  • MicroeconometricsECOM90008

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    The specification, estimation and testing of a range of models used to analyse microeconometric data is examined. The models to be considered may include discrete choice models, models for censored and truncated data, models of duration data, models with self-selectivity, models of count data and...

  • Advanced Econometric TechniquesECOM90005

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This course is designed to introduce you to the mathematical underpinnings of the main tools used in empirical economics. Special emphasis will be given to three topics: models of probability, methods of estimation, and methods of inference. Simple mathematical analysis, in particular both differ...

  • Treatment Effects and Program EvaluationECOM90023

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject aims to familiarize students with the tools commonly used for identifying and estimating tretment effects and evaluating programs and policies. Topics to be covered include the use and interpretation of Difference in Difference, Instrumental Variables, and Regression Discontinuity De...

  • Advanced Studies in Econometrics 1ECOM90018

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The substantive content of the Advanced Studies subject will include current research projects being conducted by Faculty staff and/or visiting scholars. Alongside the Economics Thesis Workshop, which enhances the preparation of the student’s research project, Advanced Studies will provide gradu...

  • MacroeconometricsECOM90007

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject provides an advanced discussion of the main techniques used in macroeconometric analysis. The topics covered in this course will be selected from the following broad areas: (1) Univariate analysis of stationary and non stationary series including ARIMA possesses, unobserved component...

  • Modelling the Australian MacroeconomyECOM90012

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject examines the use of macroeconomic models in economic policy analysis. The overall aim of the course is to discuss system approaches to estimating the macro-economy. Special attention will be paid to the SVAR and DSGE approaches and the relationship between them. The course will also ...

  • Econometrics 1ECOM20001

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject provides an introduction to econometrics, which involves using data and statistical methods to estimate economic relationships, test economic theory, and predict the impact of policy. Topics covered include probability and statistics, single linear regression, multiple linear regress...

  • Basic EconometricsECOM30001

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject examines multiple regression analysis and its use in economics, management, finance, accounting and marketing. Topics will include the properties of estimators, hypothesis testing, specification error, multicollinearity, dummy variables, heteroskedasticity, serial correlation. Empiri...

  • Applied Microeconometric ModellingECOM30003

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject examines estimation and testing of microeconometric models based on cross-sectional and panel data and quantitative and limited dependent variables. Illustrative application topics normally will include labour economics, consumer demand and finance. The computer software used is Stata.