By Karl A. Fox (auth.), Karl A. Fox, Jati K. Sengupta, G. V. L. Narasimham (eds.)
These essays in honor of Professor Gerhard Tintner are substantial contributions to 3 components of econometrics, (1) fiscal versions and applications,. (2) estimation, and (3) stochastic programming, in every one of which he has worked with amazing luck. His personal paintings has prolonged into multivariate research, the natural concept of decision-making below un sure bet, and different fields which aren't touched upon the following for purposes of area and concentration. therefore, this assortment is acceptable to his pursuits yet covers less than their complete variety. Professor Tintner's contributions to econometrics via instructing, writing, modifying, lecturing and consulting were different and inter nationwide. we've attempted to spotlight them in "The Econometric paintings of Gerhard Tintner" and to put them in historic standpoint in "The Invisible Revolution in Economics: Emergence of a Mathematical technological know-how. " Professor Tintner's profession to this point has spanned the organizational lifetime of the Econometric Society and his contributions were approximately coextensive with its scope. His relevant books and articles as much as 1968 are indexed within the "Selected Bibliography. " Professor Tintner's present learn consists of the elaborate difficulties of specification and alertness of stochastic strategies to monetary platforms, fairly to development, diffusion of expertise, and optimum regulate. As continuously, he's relocating with the econometric frontier and a component to the frontier is relocating with him. IV of the editors wrote dissertations lower than Professor Tintner's sup- imaginative and prescient; the 3rd knew him as a colleague and friend.