Barnett, William A. and Diewert, W. Erwin and Zellner, Arnold (2009): Introduction to Measurement with Theory.

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Abstract
This working paper is the first draft of an overview and commentary on the papers to appear in a Macroeconomic Dynamics Special Issue on Measurement with Theory. The included papers in the special issue are part of a larger initiative to promote "measurement with theory" in economics and planned to appear as special issues of other journals. A later revised draft of this initial commentary is planned to appear as the introduction to the Macroeconomic Dynamics special issue, expected to appear in 2010.
Item Type:  MPRA Paper 

Original Title:  Introduction to Measurement with Theory 
Language:  English 
Keywords:  Measurement; index number theory; aggregation theory. 
Subjects:  C  Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C3  Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables > C32  TimeSeries Models; Dynamic Quantile Regressions; Dynamic Treatment Effect Models C  Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C4  Econometric and Statistical Methods: Special Topics > C43  Index Numbers and Aggregation C  Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C8  Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs > C82  Methodology for Collecting, Estimating, and Organizing Macroeconomic Data C  Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C8  Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs > C81  Methodology for Collecting, Estimating, and Organizing Microeconomic Data 
Item ID:  14868 
Depositing User:  William A. Barnett 
Date Deposited:  28. Apr 2009 05:03 
Last Modified:  12. Feb 2013 15:29 
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