Emergent Macroeconomics: An Agent-Based Approach to Business Fluctuations / Edition 1

Emergent Macroeconomics: An Agent-Based Approach to Business Fluctuations / Edition 1

by Domenico Gatti, Edoardo Gaffeo, Mauro Gallegati, Gianfranco Giulioni
     
 

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ISBN-10: 8847015618

ISBN-13: 9788847015616

Pub. Date: 12/21/2010

Publisher: Springer Milan

This valuable book contributes substantively to the current state-of-the-art of macroeconomics. It provides a method for building models in which business cycles and economic growth emerge from the interactions of a large number of heterogeneous agents. Drawing from recent advances in agent-based computational modeling, the authors show how insights from dispersed

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This valuable book contributes substantively to the current state-of-the-art of macroeconomics. It provides a method for building models in which business cycles and economic growth emerge from the interactions of a large number of heterogeneous agents. Drawing from recent advances in agent-based computational modeling, the authors show how insights from dispersed fields can be fruitfully combined to improve our understanding of macroeconomic dynamics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9788847015616
Publisher:
Springer Milan
Publication date:
12/21/2010
Series:
New Economic Windows Series
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2008
Pages:
114
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.36(d)

Table of Contents

Crucial Issues.- Stylized Facts of Industrial Dynamics: The Distribution of Firms’ Size.- Stylized Facts in Industrial Dynamics: Exit, Productivity, Income.- An Agent-based Model.- Where Do We Go from Here?.

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