Quantitative and qualitative research in finance

Quantitative and qualitative research in finance

Course provided by Open University

Summary overview

  • Online anytime

  • 10 hours study time

  • Accountancy, banking and finance

  • Free

  • Level 3

About this course

This free course, Quantitative and qualitative research in finance, explores the underpinning methodologies, then looks at how research data are produced and how they are analysed.

Learning outcomes

  1. Distinguish between qualitative and quantitative research.
  2. Identify different sampling approaches.
  3. Distinguish between primary and secondary data sources.
  4. Interpret the political and ethical aspects in financial research.