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A Critical Guide to Empirical Validation of Agent-Based Models in Economics: Methodologies, Procedures, and Open Problems

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  • Giorgio Fagiolo
  • Alessio Moneta
  • Paul Windrum

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  • Giorgio Fagiolo & Alessio Moneta & Paul Windrum, 2007. "A Critical Guide to Empirical Validation of Agent-Based Models in Economics: Methodologies, Procedures, and Open Problems," Computational Economics, Springer;Society for Computational Economics, vol. 30(3), pages 195-226, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:compec:v:30:y:2007:i:3:p:195-226
    DOI: 10.1007/s10614-007-9104-4
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    Keywords

    Methodology; Agent-based computational economics; Simulation models; Empirical validation; Calibration; History-friendly modeling; B41; B52; C63;
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    JEL classification:

    • B41 - Schools of Economic Thought and Methodology - - Economic Methodology - - - Economic Methodology
    • B52 - Schools of Economic Thought and Methodology - - Current Heterodox Approaches - - - Historical; Institutional; Evolutionary; Modern Monetary Theory;
    • C63 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling - - - Computational Techniques

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