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e·con·o·met·rics

 (ĭ-kŏn′ə-mĕt′rĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
Application of mathematical and statistical techniques to economics in the study of problems, the analysis of data, and the development and testing of theories and models.


e·con′o·met′ric, e·con′o·met′ri·cal adj.
e·con′o·met′ri·cal·ly adv.
e·con′o·me·tri′cian (-mĭ-trĭsh′ən), e·con′o·met′rist n.
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econometrics

(ɪˌkɒnəˈmɛtrɪks)
n
(Economics) (functioning as singular) the application of mathematical and statistical techniques to economic problems and theories
eˌconoˈmetric, eˌconoˈmetrical adj
eˌconoˈmetrically adv
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e•con•o•met•rics

(ɪˌkɒn əˈmɛ trɪks)

n. (used with a sing. v.)
the application of statistical techniques to solving problems and testing theories in economics.
[1930–35]
e•con`o•met′ric, e•con`o•met′ri•cal, adj.
e•con`o•me•tri′cian (-mɪˈtrɪʃ ən) e•con`o•met′rist, n.
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econometrics

mathematical methods used in the science of economics to prove and develop economic theories.
See also: Economics
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econometrics

The use of mathematical and statistical methods to test economic theories.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.econometrics - the application of mathematics and statistics to the study of economic and financial data
economic science, economics, political economy - the branch of social science that deals with the production and distribution and consumption of goods and services and their management
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Translations
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econometrics

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Structural Macroeconometrics. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press.
Despite having faced a battery of criticisms, macroeconometrics has arisen and dominated for more than half a century.
His research interests include Applied Macroeconometrics, Macroeconomics Forecasting, Bayesian Econometrics, New-Keynesian Macroeconomics (Monetary Economics), and Time Series Analysis and Modelling.
Macroeconometrics: Developments, Tensions andProspects.Boston: Kluwer Academic Press, 427-472.
He has published several books and a large number of scientific papers in the area of his research interest--economic growth, welfare economics, CGE models, macroeconometrics, poverty, human capital, economics in transition, economic philosophy and monetary economics.
Terrell (economics, Louisiana State U., Baton Rouge) and Millimet (economics, Southern Methodist U.) compile 14 articles on econometrics topics, specifically model specification and testing, instrumental variables, applied macroeconometrics, and simulation.
The academy said Sargent showed how "structural macroeconometrics" can be used to analyze permanent changes in economic policy -- a method that can be applied to study how households and firms adjust their expectations concurrently with economic developments.