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From Utopian Theory to Practical Applications: The Case of Econometrics


  • Frisch, Ragnar


Lecture to the memory of Alfred Nobel, June 17, 1970
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  • Frisch, Ragnar, 1981. "From Utopian Theory to Practical Applications: The Case of Econometrics," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 71(6), pages 1-16, Special I.
  • Handle: RePEc:aea:aecrev:v:71:y:1981:i:6:p:1-16

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    1. Diamond, P. A., 1977. "A framework for social security analysis," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 8(3), pages 275-298, December.
    2. Feldstein, Martin S, 1974. "Social Security, Induced Retirement, and Aggregate Capital Accumulation," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 82(5), pages 905-926, Sept./Oct.
    3. Kotlikoff, Laurence J, 1979. "Testing the Theory of Social Security and Life Cycle Accumulation," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 69(3), pages 396-410, June.
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    1. Olav Bjerkholt & Duo Qin, 2010. "Teaching Economics As a Science: The 1930 Yale Lectures of Ragnar Frisch," Working Papers 665, Queen Mary University of London, School of Economics and Finance.
    2. Csaba, László, 2008. "Módszertan és relevancia a közgazdaságtanban. A mai közgazdaságtan és a társtudományok
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    3. Tangian, Andranik S., 2005. "Composite indicator of German regional policy and its use for optimizing subsidies to regional labour markets," WSI Working Papers 138, The Institute of Economic and Social Research (WSI), Hans-Böckler-Foundation.
    4. Bjerkholt, Olav, 2014. "Promoting Econometrics through econometrica 1933-39," Memorandum 28/2013, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
    5. Nicola Acocella & Giovanni Di Bartolomeo, 2005. "Non-neutrality of economic policy: An application of the Tinbergen-Theil’s approach to a strategic context," Macroeconomics 0504035, EconWPA, revised 26 Apr 2005.
    6. Prescott, E.C., 2016. "RBC Methodology and the Development of Aggregate Economic Theory," Handbook of Macroeconomics, Elsevier.
    7. Csaba, László, 2013. "Kérdőjelek a közgazdaságtanban és oktatásában
      [Challenges in economic research and education]
      ," Közgazdasági Szemle (Economic Review - monthly of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences), Közgazdasági Szemle Alapítvány (Economic Review Foundation), vol. 0(1), pages 47-63.
    8. Edward C. Prescott, 2006. "The Transformation of Macroeconomic Policy and Research," The American Economist, Sage Publications, vol. 50(1), pages 3-20, March.
    9. Edward C. Prescott, 2006. "Nobel Lecture: The Transformation of Macroeconomic Policy and Research," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 114(2), pages 203-235, April.
    10. Archibugi, Franco, 2000. "The Programming Approach And The Regional Science: A Critical Reappraisal," ERSA conference papers ersa00p507, European Regional Science Association.
    11. Akhabbar, Amanar & Allisson, Francois, 2014. "Russian Political Economy from Utopia to Social Engineering: An Introduction," MPRA Paper 61893, University Library of Munich, Germany.

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