After taking this subject students should be able to apply multivariate time series and panel data analysis to relevant financial research context. Moreover, students are expected to be critical in reading relevant literature and be mindful of the importance (contribution) of the literature. Before final exam, students must submit a report based on their research in selected finance topics. Financial Econometric 2 is an intermediate level course in financial research methods. The delivery of this course is based on the selected articles that have to be read before class commences. The purpose of this course is to forge skills to formulate and to execute methodologies in financial research.