|Statement||edited by Hermon O.A. Wold.|
|Series||Contributions to economic analysis -- 26|
|Contributions||Herman, Herman O. A.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||419|
'As the title suggests, Boland’s new book is concerned with model building in economics: the nature of theories and models, the modeling process, the appraisal of models, and the use of models to test theoretical explanations against by: 6. discussion in this book will at least help to make the choice a conscious one. Model building is a serious business because models are playthings. If that sounds paradoxical, consider that we can, fundamentally, learn in three ways: from our own real-life experiences, by hearing or reading about the experiences of others, and by Size: 1MB. Plato recognized the economic basis of social life and in his Republic organized a model society on the basis of a careful division of labor. Aristotle, too, attributed great importance to economic security as the basis for social and political health and saw the owner of a middle-sized plot of land as the ideal citizen. This book is a methodological examination of model building in modern economics. The act of building a model in economic theory always involves methodological decisions on the part of the model builder. Such decisions are sometimes about large questions, such as whether to build an econometric model to deal with existing empirical data or an abstract.
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