The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

2018 Edition
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Satellite Models

  • F. Gerard Adams
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Business and government forecasting and policy simulation frequently call for models with a high level of detail hence, the model of the industry, the region, the commodity market, and the firm. Satellite modelling places the smaller unit into the framework of a model of the national or world economy.

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