Strengthening policy analysis

econometric tests using microcomputer software

This … is a manual outlining how to conduct some fairly basic econometric tests and procedures to determine the robustness of the estimated parameters upon which policy decisions are frequently based. …[It] address[es] a number of issues relating to the choice of model variables, the choice of estimation method, and the sensitivity of results to missing or extreme data values”—P. vii.

Haddad, Lawrence James
Westbrook, M. Daniel
Driscoll, Danie.
Payongayong, Ellen
Rozen, Joshua
Weeks, Melvyn
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Washington, D.C. : International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), 1995.
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