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econometric model for Malawi

Yves Van Frausum

econometric model for Malawi

measuring the effects of external shocks and policies

by Yves Van Frausum

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Published by Cornell University Food and Nutrition Policy Program in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Malawi
    • Subjects:
    • Balance of payments -- Malawi -- Econometric models,
    • Income distribution -- Malawi -- Econometric models,
    • Malawi -- Economic policy -- Econometric models

    • Edition Notes

      StatementYves Van Frausum, David E. Sahn.
      SeriesWorking paper ;, 13, Working paper (Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program) ;, 13.
      ContributionsSahn, David E., Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG3883.M3 V36 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 71 p. :
      Number of Pages71
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1471829M
      ISBN 101564011135
      LC Control Number93134783

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An econometric model of the Malawian economy Jacob Wanjala Musila Department of Economics, Uni ersity of Malawi, P.O. BoxZomba, Malawi Accepted 6 February Abstract This paper has estimated a small-open economy macroeconomic model for Malawi.

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Musila, Jacob Wanjala, "An econometric model of the Malawian economy," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 19(2), pages: RePEc:eee:ecmode:v. The econometric model presented in this book and upon which the Interplay model is based comprises eleven structural and twenty-one definitional equations; it is estimated with ordinary, two- and three-stage least squares.

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