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Bayesian methods

  • BAUWENS, Luc


    (Université catholique de Louvain, CORE, B-1348 Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium)

  • KOROBILIS, Dimitris

    (University of Glasgow)

Chapter written for the Handbook of Research Methods and Applications on Empirical Macroeconomics, edited by Nigar Hashimzade and Michael Thornton, forth- coming in 2012 (Edward Elgar Publishing). This chapter presents an introductory review of Bayesian methods for research in empirical macroeconomics.

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Paper provided by Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) in its series CORE Discussion Papers with number 2011061.

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Date of creation: 22 Dec 2011
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Handle: RePEc:cor:louvco:2011061
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