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Advances in Economic Forecasting


  • Matthew L. Higgins

    (Western Michigan University)


This book's contributors assess the performance of economic forecasting methods, argue that data can be better exploited through model and forecast combination, and advocate for models that are adaptive and perform well in the presence of nonlinearity and structural change.

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  • Matthew L. Higgins, 2011. "Advances in Economic Forecasting," Books from Upjohn Press, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, number aef, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:upj:ubooks:aef Note: PDF is the book's first chapter.

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    1. Kevin Hollenbeck, 2003. "Net Impact Estimates of the Workforce Development System in Washington State," Upjohn Working Papers and Journal Articles 03-92, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research.
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    forecasting; models; simulation;

    JEL classification:

    • C53 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric Modeling - - - Forecasting and Prediction Models; Simulation Methods


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