General for Project Report: Housing ownership (Mortgages) vs Interest rates in

General for Project Report: Housing ownership (Mortgages) vs Interest rates in Saudi Arabia

1. A clear research question that can take, for example, any of the following formats:

a. What is the effect of X on Y? ( X: could be interest rates and Y: Home ownership )

b. How did X affect Y? (Interest rates vs homeownership

c. Is there a relationship between X and Y?

d. Did Z affect the relationship between X and Y?

2. A motivation for the research question, descriiption of the research question, the variables

of interest, and the data:

a. Different statistics

b. Difference in means, if applicable (t-test)

c. A visual representation of the data and the variables of interest

3. A statistical analysis that is inline with the research question

4. A write up of the results that should answer the research question:

a. A % change in X leads to a % change in Y

b. In the presence of Z, a % change in X leads to a % change in Y; however, in the

absence of Z, a % change in X leads to a % change in Y.

5. Concluding remarks and a summary of the research, what was done and what are the

findings.

Note: excel is not allowed only on stata

References: Authority of Statistics, real estate general authority, SAKANI, Ministry of economy & planning , trading economics etc.. please ensure to put the references