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Advances in Econometrics

Advances in Econometrics
Fifth World Congress

Volume 2

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Part of Econometric Society Monographs

Edward E. Leamer, David Hendry, Christopher Sims, Mervyn King, Fumio Hayashi, Angus Deaton, Thomas E. McCurdy, Stephen J. Nickell, Jean Waelbroeck, John Whalley
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  • Date Published: November 1994
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521467254

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  • These two volumes, with their focus on econometrics, contain papers delivered at the Fifth World Congress held in l985. Designed to make material accessible to a general audience of economists, these papers should be helpful to anyone with training in economics who wishes to follow new ideas and tendencies in the subject. Advances in Econometrics, Fifth World Congress, Volumes 1 & 2 edited by Professor Truman F. Bewley of Yale University, include a wide variety of topics, comprising empirical and policy oriented subjects as well as theoretical and methodological ones.

    • Well known and highly respected editor
    • Paperback edition of a well received hardback
    • Highly accessible volume which covers a wide range of topics
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    'A very interesting collection of papers, as accessible to the general economist as to the specialist.' The Economic Journal

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    • Date Published: November 1994
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521467254
    • length: 268 pages
    • dimensions: 228 x 151 x 15 mm
    • weight: 0.37kg
    • contains: 14 b/w illus. 7 tables
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    9. Econometric metaphors Edward E. Leamer
    10. Econometric methodology: a personal perspective David F. Hendry
    11. Making economics credible Christopher A. Sims
    12. The empirical analysis of tax reforms Mervyn A. King
    13. Tests for liquidity constraints: a critical survey and some new observations Fumio Hayashi
    14. Life-cycle models of consumption: is the evidence consistent with the theory? Angus Deaton
    15. A framework for relating microeconomic and macroeconomic evidence on intertemporal substitution Thomas E. MaCurdy
    16. The short run behavior of labor supply Stephen J. Nickell
    17. Some pitfalls in applied general equilibrium modelling Jean Waelbroeck
    18. Operationalising Walras: experience with recent applied general equilibrium tax models John Whalley.

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    Truman F. Bewley, Yale University, Connecticut


    Edward E. Leamer, David Hendry, Christopher Sims, Mervyn King, Fumio Hayashi, Angus Deaton, Thomas E. McCurdy, Stephen J. Nickell, Jean Waelbroeck, John Whalley

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