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Forecasting based on Very Small Samples and Additional Non-Sample Information

  • Brännäs, Kurt

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    (Department of Economics, Umeå University)

  • Hellström, Jörgen

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    (Department of Economics, Umeå University)

Generalized method of moments estimation and forecasting is introduced for very small samples when additional non-sample information is available. Small simulation experiments are conducted for the linear model with errors-in-variables and for a Poisson regression model. Two empirical illustrations are included. One is based on Ukrainian imports and the other on private schools in a Swedish county.

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Paper provided by Umeå University, Department of Economics in its series Umeå Economic Studies with number 472.

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Length: 15 pages
Date of creation: 21 Aug 1998
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Publication status: Published in Festschrift for tarmo Pukkila on his 60th Birthday., Liski, Erkki P, isotalo, Jarkko, Niemelä, Jarmo, Puntanen, Simo, Styan, George P H (eds.), 2006, chapter 3, pages 63-77, University of Tampere.
Handle: RePEc:hhs:umnees:0472
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