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.

Author: 
Haddad, Lawrence James
Westbrook, M. Daniel
Driscoll, Danie.
Payongayong, Ellen
Rozen, Joshua
Weeks, Melvyn
Published date: 
1995
Publisher: 
Washington, D.C. : International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), 1995.
Series number: 
2