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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 221–257.
Published: 01 December 2022
... of economic experts' descriptions . This article highlights one category of influential, quantitative descriptive claim: stylized facts. Stylized facts are simple empirical regularities in need of explanation. Focusing on the example of the gender wage gap in the United States, this article showcases how...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 315–333.
Published: 01 December 2009
... of these regressions have proven to be inappropriate and led to substantial exaggeration of the evidentiary support for various new growth theories. On the other hand, I argue that these regressions have a valuable role to play in identifying the modern analog of stylized facts for growth behavior. Copyright 2009...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (2): 219–247.
Published: 01 June 2009
... of the work- ings of an economic system, more accurate predictions of the effect of par- ticular policy options, better explanations of “stylized facts,” those easily observed and well-established empirical regularities that serve as indica- tors of the validity of our theories. The Process...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 27–34.
Published: 01 December 2009
...—in order to accommodate such new factual developments. Do Growth and Growth Theory Have a Future? 29 In this connection, the one thing I have found lacking in the program of the conference so far is some serious attention to the stylized facts of economic growth...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (3): 591–605.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., 226) To try to assess this assertion we may take it together with the other allegation by Blaug we have chosen to consider. Some pages after that passage, he refers to “stylized facts,” that is, in his words, those easily observed and well-established empirical regularities that serve...
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History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (2): 295–297.
Published: 01 June 1982
.... Mention should be made, however, of the author’s erroneous use of Marshall’s concept of the “repre- sentative firm.” To collect “stylized facts” to form an empirical model (but not to describe an actual case) does not imitate Marshall’s use of the representative firm; rather it applies the method...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (3): 513–536.
Published: 01 September 2011
... to the cyclical behav- ior of markups, resulting from rigid output prices and from variable degrees of collusion along the cycle. Section 4 concludes. 1.  A Contested “Stylized Fact” in the Light of Imperfect Competition At the beginning of the General Theory, Keynes (1936) conjectures that the change...
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History of Political Economy (1989) 21 (4): 743–744.
Published: 01 November 1989
... testable hypotheses. He was later to call these regularities “stylized facts” (Further essays in economic theory, 1978, xviii). One must also mention that his greatly admired teacher Allyn Young had a strong empirical bias in his approach to economics (see Charles P. Blitch, “Allyn A. Young,” HOPE...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 283–285.
Published: 01 December 2022
...: The Stylized Facts of Inequality , traces the history and politics of the gender wage gap, the racial wealth gap, and top income inequality. Marianne Johnson is a professor of economics at the University of Wisconsin–Oshkosh. Her research focuses primarily on the history of public economics and public...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 149–160.
Published: 01 December 2009
...., and R. Levine. 2001 . What Have We Learned from a Decade of Empirical Research? It's Not Factor Accumulation: Stylized Facts and Growth Models. World Bank Economic Review 15.2 : 177 –219. Eisner, Robert. 1958 . On Growth Models and the Neoclassical Resurgence. Economic Journal 68.272 : 707...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (2): 353–355.
Published: 01 June 1991
... that analysis should proceed from “stylized facts’’ and “broad tendencies” with the proper level of abstraction. Geoff Hodgson, one of Britain’s leading institutionalists, discusses Kaldor’s thesis that differences in growth rates of advanced countries can be explained by the processes of cumulative...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 1–23.
Published: 01 December 2009
... and natural growth, though it might arise from the “diffi culties and rigidities” highlighted by Keynesian short-run analy- sis.5 After Kaldor (1961) put forward his famous “stylized facts” of long- run growth, Solow reaffi rmed the ability of the neoclassical growth model to account for the main...
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History of Political Economy (1982) 14 (2): 297–300.
Published: 01 June 1982
.... There is little fault to find‘with Dahlman’s book. Mention should be made, however, of the author’s erroneous use of Marshall’s concept of the “repre- sentative firm.” To collect “stylized facts” to form an empirical model (but not to describe an actual case) does not imitate Marshall’s use...
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History of Political Economy (1994) 26 (2): 341–345.
Published: 01 June 1994
... an “Australian School” in the same sense as there is, for example, an Austrian or Swedish School. They find instead, in Australia’s past, a national style of political economy characterized by a propensity to use robust assumptions, assemble stylized facts for analysis, and make rather audacious excursions...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (Suppl_1): 292–313.
Published: 01 December 2005
.... Ruge-Murcia, F. 1997 . Heterodox Inflation Stabilization in Argentina, Brazil, and Israel: A Historical Review and Some Stylized Facts . University of Montreal, CRDE Working Paper 0797, May. Summers, L. 2000 . International Financial Crises: Causes, Prevention, and Cures. American Economic...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (Suppl_1): 175–199.
Published: 01 December 2005
... between the Wars . Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press. Bringing in the State? The Life and Times of Laissez-Faire in the Nineteenth-Century United States Bradley W. Bateman The stylized facts of when and how the federal government became di- rectly involved with the economy...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (1): 149–166.
Published: 01 March 2014
... allusions to the possibility of “assessing the fecundity of a theory by its ability to explain stylized facts, meaning easily observed and well- attested empirical regularities about an economy or an economic sys- tem” (239), as well as to “empirical work inspired by the theoretical ideals of Sraffian...
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History of Political Economy (1997) 29 (3): 413–443.
Published: 01 September 1997
... embodies technological advances. The correlation between savings- investment and output is high. A machine enables a worker to produce many times the volume he can produce in its absence. One of Kaldor’s (1961) “stylizedfacts on growth is that the input of capital per worker steadily increases...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (Suppl_1): 145–176.
Published: 01 December 2000
...) can be seen as examples of his applied economics: they both start by establishing the basic stylized facts from empirical evidence, develop the theoretical background that explains those facts, and conclude with suggestions for economic policies. It is interesting to note that in comparing some...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (S1): 349–358.
Published: 01 December 1990
... (the types) and the repeated relationships (the empirical laws) of real phenomena" (1985, 105, emphasis his). We might describe this task today as the search for "stylized facts," and might question whether it is properly classified as theoretical research (White 1985, x-xi). But it is certainly clear...