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Mathematica as an Environment for doing Economics and Econometrics

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  • David A. Belsley

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    (Boston College)

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A 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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Paper provided by Boston College Department of Economics in its series Boston College Working Papers in Economics with number 364.

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Length: 18 pages
Date of creation: 01 Apr 1997
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Handle: RePEc:boc:bocoec:364

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Keywords: computational economics; Mathematica;

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  1. Luke Olson & Max Jerrell & Ryder Delaloye, 2005. "A Computer Algebra Primer and Homework Exercises for use in an Intermediate Macroeconomics Course – A Student/Teacher Collaboration," Computational Economics, Society for Computational Economics, vol. 26(3), pages 51-58, November.
  2. Tim Kochanski, 2007. "Moving Economic Models from the Chalk Board to the Computer: A Computer-Based Assignment Based on a Dynamic Cournot Model," Computers in Higher Education Economics Review, Economics Network, University of Bristol, vol. 19(1), pages 24-32.
  3. Vieira, Wilson da Cruz & Lelis, Levi H. Santana de, 2005. "Programming languages in economics: a comparison among Fortran77, C++, and Java," Revista de Economia e Agronegocio / Brazilian Review of Economics and Agribusiness, Federal University of Vicosa, Department of Agricultural Economics, vol. 3(3).

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