TASTE: Tariff Analytical and Simulation Tool for Economists

Download Instructions

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Steps to follow

First make sure you have at least 7GB free on your hard disk.

  • Download and read the instructions at http://www.copsmodels.com/ftp/taste/TASTE.doc.
  • Create a new folder C:\TASTE (or similar short and simple name).
  • Download and unzip the file TASTE.zip into C:\TASTE. This download will be quick.
  • Download the file records.7z into C:\TASTE. The download will take a long time. Then open a DOS box (console) in C:\TASTE and enter the command: UNPACK.BAT After several minutes the compressed archive records.7z will be unpacked to create file records.dat, size 3.65GB.
  • To run the program, enter: TASTE

Further instructions will be found in TASTE.doc.