Non-Parametric Econometrics, by Emmanuel Flachaire and Ibrahim Ahamada, Oxford University Press
This book allows those with a basic knowledge of econometrics to learn the main nonparametric and semiparametric techniques used in econometric modelling, and how to apply them correctly. It looks at kernel density estimation, kernel regression, splines, wavelets, and mixture models, and provides useful empirical examples throughout. Using empirical application, several economic topics are (...) (suite)
“On Kolm’s Theory of Macrojustice”, Claude Gamel, Michel Lubrano, Greqam, eds., Springer, December 2010.
The theory of Macrojustice introduced by S.C. Kolm is a stimulating contribution to the debate on the macroeconomic income distribution. The present collective book is organised as a discussion around four complementary themes : philosophy, axomatisation, targeted transfers, econometric evaluation. In his preface, Tony Atkinson recommends that it should be read by both economists and (...) (suite)