© 2005 – Routledge
Originally published in 1951, this volume reprints the classic work written by one of the leading global econometricians.
Econometrics is structured as followed:
Part 1 explains the relationship of Econometrics to Economics and Statistics.
Part 2 outlines the process of formulating economic hypotheses mathematically and of subjecting them to a statistical test.
Part 3 deals with the various component equations of the economic system - the psychic reactions, technical relations and reactions of business life and describes the process of setting up an economic model of the system as a whole.
Part 4 llustrates the use of econometric methods for policy purposes.
'Valuable as a means of getting the main ideas and the logical structure of the subject into the mind of a beginner.' - C.F. Carter, The Economic Journal