The Synthetic Micro Data File: A New Tool for Economists Reportar como inadecuado

The Synthetic Micro Data File: A New Tool for Economists - Descarga este documento en PDF. Documentación en PDF para descargar gratis. Disponible también para leer online.

Detailed data files required to fill many economic models are not available Direct construction of a needed file often proves to be prohibitively expensive The author of this article poses one alternative to synthesize a file by merging two ormore existing ones that. between them, contain the needed information For example, consider a researcher who wishes to know how economic variables affect sociological behavior and who has found one file with economic and demographic information and another with sociological and demographic information BV matching demographic characteristics, the researcher can construct a synthetic file to use In analyzing the relationship of economic and sociological characteristics

Keywords: Data ; Synthetic data flies ; Research methods

Subject(s): Financial Economics

Research Methods/ Statistical Methods

Issue Date: 1979-07

Publication Type: Journal Article

PURL Identifier: Published in: Agricultural Economics Research, Volume 31, Number 3 Page range: 1-10

Total Pages: 10

Record appears in: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) > Economic Research Service > Agricultural Economics Research

Autor: Sisson, Charles A.


Documentos relacionados