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    Financial Econometrics & Excel Books Recommendation

    Econometrics: Wooldridge. decent intro book. Excel: Issac Gottlieb. This is a general Excel book not one specific to Econometrics. Covers Regression, Statistical tools and lot more about excel in general.
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    Stop Working More Than 40 Hours a Week

    That is a load of bull. I think productivity tails off way north of 40 hrs / week. If u want to be a valuable and productive employee, it takes more than the bare minimum. Work hard n party harder.
  3. enthusiast

    Choice between Time Series courses

    The first one. I am taking one that is like the fist one listed but has more to it. The 2nd one seems to be geared to EE. Is this a Bachelors level course?
  4. enthusiast

    Good econometrics book ?

    Introductory Econometerics ... by Wooldridge
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    Attending Fox School of Business for MSFE, Fall 2011

    The previous posts were refering to tuition rates not being up to date. I was refering to that. In addition, the courses have changed, the entire website is new. As a prospective applicant, the courses being offered and tuition would be of interest to me. Agreed, placement stats and student...
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    some questions about Kent state University and Temple University

    The Temple MSFE website has been recently updated. The MSFE program is undergoing changes (2012 onwards - More geared towards FRM).
  7. enthusiast

    Attending Fox School of Business for MSFE, Fall 2011

    The website has been finally updated. The MSFE program is undergoing changes (2012 onwards - More geared towards FRM).
  8. enthusiast

    Quant - Statistics/Econometrics vs Stochastics Calculus

    Econometrics - Wooldridge Time Series - William Wei
  9. enthusiast

    Quant - Statistics/Econometrics vs Stochastics Calculus

    Optimization - Wayne Winston
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    Quant - Statistics/Econometrics vs Stochastics Calculus

    Some of the topics that you might want to study are: 1. Optimization 2. Econometrics 3. Time Series 4. Risk Management If you don't want to go back to school, try to get good books. I can give you a few names if needed.
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    The Economist : Don't do MBA

    Well....Do what you believe in...Pursue your passion . You will do well in life! 'There is room for you to succeed in any field. Just be good at it (don't be happy with average).
  12. enthusiast

    A way to get MS Computer Science for FREE

    R u serious! Why even bother with MS or PhD. U should just get into politics. Your parents must be so proud.
  13. enthusiast

    A way to get MS Computer Science for FREE

    The problems I see are 1. Its not ethical. 2. Like Ohad said you will not get good recommendation from your advisor. 3. You may have to explain why you started a PhD program and dropped out. Meaning, Do you give up on other things mid way also?
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    Salary History

    Cost of living is much higher in Cali. Don't forget to take that into account and use it as a bargaining chip. From what I had heard last something like 20%. Try n sell all your strengths and justify a higher salary that way (easier said than done). From what I have seen, companies do pay you...
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    Attending Fox School of Business for MSFE, Fall 2011

    Sure, I will suggest it. 2011-2012 tuition rates r not out yet due to the PA budget issues and the PA funding cut to Temple. I think I should aslo suggest getting rid of the info session (geared for MBA program), if they don't provide additional information compared to website.
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