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Introduccion a las dinamicas caoticas en la teoria de los ciclos economicos


  • Medardo Restrepo Patiño


Al intentar describir las trayectorias irregulares observables empíricamente en las variables económicas, la teoría de los ciclos económicos ha utilizado desde comienzos de la década de 1980 modelos de ciclos económicos que implementan la teoría del caos como nueva herramienta metodológica. Estos modelos producen senderos de tiempo para las variables económicas semejantes a los observados empíricamente sin que sean necesarios choques exógenos o perturbaciones aleatorias. Este artículo intenta ser una introducción al tema de las dinámicas caóticas en los ciclos económicos mostrando las ventajas de los modelos caóticos sobre los modelos tradicionales en su capacidad para describir el porqué de las fluctuaciones económicas.

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  • Medardo Restrepo Patiño, 2001. "Introduccion a las dinamicas caoticas en la teoria de los ciclos economicos," Lecturas de Economía, Universidad de Antioquia, Departamento de Economía, issue 54, pages 55-98, Enero Jun.
  • Handle: RePEc:lde:journl:y:2001:i:54:p:55-98

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