Mathematica as an Environment for doing Economics and Econometrics
AbstractA case is made that today's graduate students in economics must master early on a computational environment suitable for their research needs. The virtues of Mathematica for this purpose are highlighted. Descriptions of its elements that are particularly suited for this need are given along with examples of the kind of economic research successfully accomplished in the environment.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Boston College Department of Economics in its series Boston College Working Papers in Economics with number 364.
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Date of creation: 01 Apr 1997
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- Belsley, David A, 1999. "Mathematica as an Environment for Doing Economics and Econometrics," Computational Economics, Society for Computational Economics, vol. 14(1-2), pages 69-87, October.
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