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Macroeconomic experiments

Frank Heinemann (Department of Economics, Technische Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany)
Charles Noussair (University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA)

Journal of Economic Studies

ISSN: 0144-3585

Article publication date: 9 November 2015

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Abstract

Purpose

The purpose of this paper is to introduce the upcoming symposium on experimental macroeconomics in the November issue.

Design/methodology/approach

Experimental, survey of articles in the symposium.

Findings

The paper describes how experiments can be used in macroeconomics.

Originality/value

The paper discusses the rationale for using behavioral experiments in macroeconomics, and summarizes the papers in the symposium.

Keywords

Citation

Heinemann, F. and Noussair, C. (2015), "Macroeconomic experiments", Journal of Economic Studies, Vol. 42 No. 6, pp. 930-942. https://doi.org/10.1108/JES-09-2015-0171

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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