The Formation of Econometrics: A Historical Perspective (by Duo Qin)


Author(s): Duo Qin

Publisher: Oxford University Press(UK)
Publish date: 1997-07-31
ISBN-10: 0198292872
ISBN-13: 9780198292876
Language: English
Description: Duo Qin has provided a scholarly study of a crucial period in the
history of econometrics. She traces the formation of econometric
theory during the period 1930-1960, and focuses on the
formalization of mathematical and scientific processes to analyse
economic problems. This book deals with the advances made in the
practice of econometrics as a discipline, in terms of the basic
issues is econometric modelling: the probability of foundations,
estimations, identification, testing, and model construction and
specification. Duo Qin argues that, while the probability
revolution in econometrics in the early 1940s laid the basis for
the systematization of… more…

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