Using the BACC Software for Bayesian Inference
AbstractThe BACC software provides its users with tools for Bayesian Analysis, Computation and Communications. The current version of the software, described here, implements these tools as extensions to popular mathematical applications such as Matlab, S-PLUS, R, and Gauss, running under Windows, Linux or Unix. From the user's perspective, there is a seamless integration of special-purpose BACC commands for posterior simulation and related tasks with powerful built-in commands for matrix computation, graphics, program flow control, and I/O. Examples demonstrate the use of the software within Matlab. Nineteen models are currently available, and many others are planned. BACC is designed to be extendible, not only by the developers of BACC, but also by others who wish to implement their own models and thus make them available to BACC users. While model development requires programming in C, several design features of BACC facilitate this development. BACC is freely available at http://www2.cirano.qc.ca/∼bacc/.
Download InfoIf you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by Society for Computational Economics in its journal Computational Economics.
Volume (Year): 23 (2004)
Issue (Month): 3 (04)
Other versions of this item:
You can help add them by filling out this form.
CitEc Project, subscribe to its RSS feed for this item.
- Bryant, Henry L. & Davis, George C., 2001. "Beyond The Model Specification Problem: Model And Parameter Averaging Using Bayesian Techniques," 2001 Annual meeting, August 5-8, Chicago, IL 20689, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
- Takashi Kano & James M. Nason, 2012.
"Business cycle implications of internal consumption habit for new Keynesian models,"
12-30, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.
- Takashi Kano & James M. Nason, 2009. "Business Cycle Implications of Internal Consumption Habit for New Keynesian Model," CARF F-Series CARF-F-151, Center for Advanced Research in Finance, Faculty of Economics, The University of Tokyo.
- Takashi Kano & James M. Nason, 2009. "Business cycle implications of internal consumption habit for New Keynesian models," Working Paper 2009-16, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.
- Takashi Kano & James M. Nason, 2009. "Business Cycle Implications of Internal Consumption Habit for New Keynesian Models," CIRJE F-Series CIRJE-F-623, CIRJE, Faculty of Economics, University of Tokyo.
- Takashi Kano & James M. Nason, 2010. "Business Cycle Implications of Internal Consumption Habit for New Keynesian Models," CAMA Working Papers 2010-31, Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis, Crawford School of Public Policy, The Australian National University.
- Kano, Takashi & Nason, James M., 2012. "Business Cycle Implications of Internal Consumption Habit for New Keynesian Models," Discussion Papers 2012-09, Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University.
- McCausland, William J., 2007.
"Time reversibility of stationary regular finite-state Markov chains,"
Journal of Econometrics,
Elsevier, vol. 136(1), pages 303-318, January.
- McCAUSLAND, William J., 2004. "Time Reversibility of Stationary Regular Finite State Markov Chains," Cahiers de recherche 09-2004, Centre interuniversitaire de recherche en économie quantitative, CIREQ.
- McCAUSLAND, William, 2004. "Time Reversibility of Stationary Regular Finite State Markov Chains," Cahiers de recherche 2004-07, Universite de Montreal, Departement de sciences economiques.
- Kano, Takashi & Nason, James M., 2012. "Appendix: Business Cycle Implications of Internal Consumption Habit for New Keynesian Models," Discussion Papers 2012-08, Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Guenther Eichhorn) or (Christopher F. Baum).
If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.
If the full references list an item that is present in RePEc, but the system did not link to it, you can help with this form.
If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.
Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.