The role of simulation methods in Macroeconomics
AbstractAfter reviewing the reasons to use solution methods in macroeconomics, this survey paper discusses different aspects relative to a rigorous use of the numerical output of such methods. Special attention is paid to suggestions that have been made to incorporate parameter uncertainty. Finally, the need to test for usually maintained assumptions, such as rationality of expectations, is emphasized.
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- Alfonso Novales, 2002. "The Role of Simulation Methods in Macroeconomics," Documentos del Instituto Complutense de AnÃ¡lisis EconÃ³mico 0227, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales.
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- E3 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles
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