Advances in Econometrics: Volume 2: Fifth World Congress

Front Cover
Cambridge University Press, Nov 25, 1994 - Business & Economics - 268 pages
0 Reviews
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.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Selected pages

Contents

Econometric metaphors
1
Econometric methodology a personal perspective
29
Making economics credible
49
The empirical analysis of tax reforms
61
Tests for liquidity constraints a critical survey and some new observations
91
Lifecycle models of consumption Is the evidence consistent with the theory?
121
A framework for relating microeconomic and macroeconomic evidence on intertemporal substitution
149
The shortrun behaviour of labour supply
177
Some pitfalls in applied general equilibrium modeling
197
Operationalizing Walras experience with recent applied general equilibrium tax models
231
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (1994)

TRUMAN F. BEWLEY is Alfred Cowles Professor of Economics at Yale University.