Barnett, William A. and Serletis, Apostolos
(2008):
*The Differential Approach to Demand Analysis and the Rotterdam Model.*

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## Abstract

This paper presents the differential approach to applied demand analysis. The demand systems of this approach are general, having coefficients which are not necessarily constant. We consider the Rotterdam parameterization of differential demand systems and derive the absolute and relative price versions of the Rotterdam model, due to Theil (1965) and Barten (1966). We address estimation issues and point out that, unlike most parametric and semi-nonparametric demand systems, the Rotterdam model is econometrically regular.

Item Type: | MPRA Paper |
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Original Title: | The Differential Approach to Demand Analysis and the Rotterdam Model |

Language: | English |

Keywords: | differential demand systems; theoretical regularity; econometric regularity |

Subjects: | D - Microeconomics > D1 - Household Behavior and Family Economics > D12 - Consumer Economics: Empirical Analysis C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C5 - Econometric Modeling > C52 - Model Evaluation, Validation, and Selection E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E2 - Consumption, Saving, Production, Investment, Labor Markets, and Informal Economy > E21 - Consumption ; Saving ; Wealth |

Item ID: | 12319 |

Depositing User: | William A. Barnett |

Date Deposited: | 22 Dec 2008 06:43 |

Last Modified: | 26 Sep 2019 11:28 |

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URI: | https://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/id/eprint/12319 |