Business Cycles, Indicators, and Forecasting

Business Cycles, Indicators, and Forecasting

by James H. Stock
     
 

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The inability of forecasters to predict accurately the 1990-1991 recession emphasizes the need for better ways for charting the course of the economy. In this volume, leading economists examine forecasting techniques developed over the past ten years, compare their performance to traditional econometric models, and discuss new methods for forecasting and time series

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The inability of forecasters to predict accurately the 1990-1991 recession emphasizes the need for better ways for charting the course of the economy. In this volume, leading economists examine forecasting techniques developed over the past ten years, compare their performance to traditional econometric models, and discuss new methods for forecasting and time series analysis.

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Eight papers from a conference in Cambridge, Massachusetts, May 1991, examine the techniques for forecasting business cycles that have been developed over the past ten years, compare their performance to traditional econometric models, and discuss new methods for forecasting and time series analysis. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226774749
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
04/15/2008
Series:
National Bureau of Economic Research Studies in Business Cycles , #28
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
348
File size:
9 MB

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