econometrics

(redirected from Macroeconometrics)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Financial, Encyclopedia.

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.

econometrics

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

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.

econometrics

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

econometrics

The use of mathematical and statistical methods to test economic theories.
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
Translations
Ökonometrie

econometrics

[ɪˌkɒnəˈmetrɪks] NSINGeconometría f
References in periodicals archive ?
Juselius, "Allowing the data to speak freely: The macroeconometrics of the cointegrated vector autoregression", The American Economic Review 98, 2008, pp.
His research interests include Applied Macroeconometrics, Macroeconomics Forecasting, Bayesian Econometrics, New-Keynesian Macroeconomics (Monetary Economics), and Time Series Analysis and Modelling.
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.
compile 14 articles on econometrics topics, specifically model specification and testing, instrumental variables, applied macroeconometrics, and simulation.
Bayesian Methods in Macroeconometrics," in Stephen Durlauf and Lawrence Blume eds.
Progressive Modeling of Macroeconomic Time Series: The LSE Methodology," in Macroeconometrics.
Fair's main research is in macroeconometrics, but he has also done work in the areas of finance, voting behavior, and aging in sports.
13] Schorfheide, Frank (2003) "Bayesian Methods for Macroeconometrics," University of Pennsylvania, mimeo.
Chapter 2, on the Keynes-Tinbergen-Friedman-Phillips critique of 'Keynesian' macroeconometrics, originally appeared in History of Political Economy (in Spring 1998, though you would not learn this from Leeson's preface).
As regards Feldstein-Horioka, I will only state the view that running regressions of the investment rate on the saving rate is one of the more pointless exercises in open-economy macroeconometrics, even when the regression includes time-varying parameters.