Essays in Bayesian macroeconomics.

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The Bayesian interpretation of probability can be seen as an extension of propositional logic that enables reasoning with. A Bayesian Look at New Open Economy Macroeconomics: Comment Paolo Pesenti Federal Reserve Bank of New York, NBER and CEPR July In this paper Thomas Lubik and Frank Schorfheide introduce and esti-mate a mid-size two-country model of monetary interdependence.

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Abstract. This dissertation investigates questions that arise when we estimate the dynamic stochastic general equilibrium (DSGE) models.

Chapter 1 proposes Author: Sungbae An. In addition to many theoretical exercises, this book contains exercises designed to develop the computational tools used in modern Bayesian econometrics. The latter half of the book contains exercises that show how these theoretical and computational skills are combined in practice, to carry out Bayesian inference in a wide variety of models Cited by: Macroeconomics textbooks are economics textbooks that examine a global, national, or regional economy.

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A Bayesian Look at the New Open Economy Macroeconomics Thomas Lubik, Frank Schorfheide. Chapter in NBER book NBER Macroeconomics AnnualVolume 20 (), Mark Gertler and Kenneth Rogoff, editors (p. - ) Conference held April 8.

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We assume εt to be i.i.d. N(0,Σ).Exogenous variables or more. A Bayesian approach to dynamic macroeconomics !,",an",*!Department of Economics, The University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PAUSA "Department of Economics, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IAUSA Received 8 January ; accepted 5 January Abstract.

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A Bayesian Look at New Open Economy Macroeconomics ing empirical models based on the New Open Economy Macroeconomics (NOEM) paradigm set forth by Obstfeld and Rogofi (). We focus our discussion on structural estimation methods and in particular on a Bayesian approach.

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