In praise of structural macroeconometrics/En defensa de la macroeconometría estructural
Since the mid seventies a wave of critics against structural econometrics (Cowles Commission approach) arose, severely damaging its reputation and its use in common econometric practice. Despite some of those critics apply, this approach has being restored and therefore continues to be the work horse in the job. Se presentan las diversas razones que se adjudicaron desde mediados de los años setenta para desprestigiar el uso de los modelos estructurales. Se demuestra que si bien incurrían en debilidades importantes, su rehabilitación se ha hecho sin mayores complicaciones y siguen siendo el instrumento por excelencia para hacer el trabajo macroeconómico duro.
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Volume (Year): 24 (2006)
Issue (Month): (Abril)
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