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Published by M.I.T.] in [Cambridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: l. 30-31.

StatementBy Robert F. Engle
SeriesM.I.T. Dept. of Economics. Working paper -- no. 120, Working paper (Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Dept. of Economics) -- no. 120.
The Physical Object
Pagination31 leaves.
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24626591M
OCLC/WorldCa6987206

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growth. Solow’s model is thecenterof the universe for economic growth models. Will see that Solow’s model is simple yet it remains highly relevantfor economic growth.

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This framework guides the specification of an econometric model, which is described in the remaining sections. The second section describes the data base employed for estimation and the complex procedures needed to operationalize key variables in the model.

The third section gives the complete specification of the model.In sum: This book is half-way in between an introductory text (i.e. Wooldridge - Introductory Econometrics) and an advanced graduate textbook (Greene - Econometric Analysis).

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