Estimation by Simulation
The authors extend Daniel McFadden's (1989) method of simulated moments to approximating efficient estimators in general estimation problems. The general approach applies a simulated bias correction to an approximation of the efficient score. They discuss a general trade-off in estimator inefficiency between bias correction and moment approximation. Copyright 1994 by MIT Press.
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Volume (Year): 76 (1994)
Issue (Month): 4 (November)
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