Hrishikesh D. Vinod

Fordham University - Department of Economics

Dealy Hall

Bronx, NY 10458

United States

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Scholarly Papers (51)

1.

A Double Sharpe Ratio

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Aug 1999
Hrishikesh D. Vinod and Matthew R. Morey
Fordham University - Department of Economics and Pace University - Lubin School of Business - Department of Finance and Economics
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Preventing Madoff-Style Ponzi Enabled by Jewish Reputation, Incompetent Regulators and Auditors

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 26 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2009
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,082 (23,896)
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Ponzi, Conflicts of Interest, Regulation of Hedge Funds, Transparency, Divestiture

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Winners and Losers in Multiple Failures at Enron and Some Policy Changes

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Feb 2002
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Corporate Governance Corruption Accounting Money Laundering Conflict of Interest

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Estimation Risk in Mutual Fund Ratings: The Case of Morningstar

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 May 2001
Matthew R. Morey and Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Pace University - Lubin School of Business - Department of Finance and Economics and Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Mutual fund ratings, estimation risk, Morningstar

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Divest Investment Banking from Financial Institutions

IEEP, Fordham U., Economics Working Paper No. 02-01
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 23 Aug 2002
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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banking, Enron, fraud

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CEO Tenure, Board Composition and Regulation

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Dec 1998
Rick Geddes and Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM) and Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Maximum Entropy Bootstrap Algorithm Enhancements

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 26 Jun 2013
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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maximum entropy, block bootstrap, variance, symmetry, R software

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Financial Reform, Innovative Hedging and the Volcker Rule

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 28 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 12 May 2010
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Enron, Goldman Sachs, Conflicts of Interest, Divestiture

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Theil's BLUS Residuals and R Tools for Testing and Removing Autocorrelation and Heteroscedasticity

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Mar 2014
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Serially correlated errors, scalar covariance, regression

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A Novel Solution to Biased Data in COVID-19 Incidence Studies

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Jul 2020
Hrishikesh D. Vinod and Katherine Theiss
Fordham University - Department of Economics and Fordham University, Fordham University
Downloads 311 (117,241)
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Inverse Mills Ratio, Selection Models, Poisson probit model, outcome equation

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Unemployment Reduction Prowess under Bush versus Obama Years

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2012
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
Downloads 274 (133,994)
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Unemployment, Vacnacies, Bush, Obama, Elasticities, Friction, R software

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GMM and OLS Estimation and Inference for New Keynesian Phillips Curve

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2010
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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bootstrap, simulation, convergence, inflation inertia, sticky prices

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Improving the Status of Indian Women: Recent Wrong-Headed Policies

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 09 Aug 2007
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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overpopulation, legislation, dowry, law of demand

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Devil is in the Details of Paulson's Rescue Plan

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 24 Sep 2008
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Compensation Limits, Asset Price Ceiling, Conflict of Interest

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Generalized Correlation and Kernel Causality with Applications in Development Economics

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2015
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
Downloads 201 (180,921)
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bootstrap, poverty reduction, foreign aid, entrepreneurship

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Maximum Entropy Bootstrap Simulations for Variance Estimation

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 19 Jul 2013
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
Downloads 195 (185,984)
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auto-correlated errors, symmetrizing transform, moving block bootstrap, simulation, maximum entropy, variance estimation

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Constructing Scenarios of Time Heterogeneous Series for Stress Testing

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Jan 2012
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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The Role of Data & Program Code Archives in the Future of Economic Research

FRB of St. Louis Working Paper No. 2005-014B
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Dec 2019
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division, New York University Stern School of Business, Drexel University - Department of Decision Sciences and Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Data archives, replication, epistemology

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Production Studies Imply Smart Regulation Can Create Prosperous Telecoms and Prevent Bubbles

Institute of Ethics and Economic Policy, Fordham University Econ Dept. Working Paper No. 02-02
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Jan 2003
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Telecommunications, Regulation, Anti-trust, Accounting Scandals, FCC, Natural Monopoly, Internet

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Common Ground in Promotion of Entrepreneurship and Human Rights

Conference on Entrepreneurship and Human Rights at Fordham University, Lincoln Center Campus, New York, August 1-3, 2005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Aug 2005
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Good governance, Cost of capital, Corruption, Economic Growth, Economic Freedom, Left-Right, Multinationals

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Clustering and Curve Fitting by Line Segments

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2017
Hrishikesh D. Vinod and Fred Viole
Fordham University - Department of Economics and OVVO Financial Systems
Downloads 171 (208,861)
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Nonparametric regression, smoothing, iris data, polynomial approximation

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Professor C.R. Rao’s Contributions to Econometrics

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2011
Krishna T. Kumar, Hrishikesh D. Vinod and Prof. Suresh Deman
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Fordham University - Department of Economics and Centre for Economics & Finance
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Linear Regression, Errors in Variables, Errors in Equation, Probabilistic Foundations of Econometrics, Rao Score, Cramer-Rao Bound, Rao-Blackwellization, Business Analytics, Rao’s Orthogonal Designs, Multicollinearity, Simultaneous Equations, System of Structural Equations

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New Solution to Time Series Inference in Spurious Regression Problems

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2010
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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bootstrap, simulation, confidence intervals

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Causal Paths and Exogeneity Tests in Generalcorr Package for Air Pollution and Monetary Policy

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Jun 2017
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Kernel Regression, Stochastic Dominance, Bootstrap Inference, Econometrics

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Generalized Correlations and Kernel Causality Using R Package GeneralCorr

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 May 2016
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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generalized measure of correlation, non-parametric regression, partial correlation, observational data, endogeneity

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Monetized Government Spending Instead of Elimination of Toxic Assets Can Solve Current Economic Problems

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2009
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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free fall, world economic problems, inflation, unemployment

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Combining Multiple Criterion Systems for Improving Portfolio Performance

Fordham University Department of Economics Discussion Paper No. 2008-07
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 May 2008
Hrishikesh D. Vinod, D. F. Hsu and Y. Tian
Fordham University - Department of Economics, Fordham University - Department of Computer & Information Science and Fordham University - Department of Computer & Information Science
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Rank-score function, combinatorial fusion, stock performance, return of equity

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Aligning National Interest with Trump's Business Interests: A Fair Solution to Potential Conflicts of Interest

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 Dec 2016
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Incentive Alignment, Donald Trump, Conflict of Interest

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Updating United Nations to Maintain Upward Trajectory of American Power and Influence

Fordham University, Economics Department IEEP Working Paper No. 041803
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Jul 2003
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Secular Democracy, Power Cycle, Good Governance, US Foreign Policy

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Arbitrary Spearman’s Rank Correlations in Maximum Entropy Bootstrap and Improved Monte Carlo Simulations

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Jun 2020
Hrishikesh D. Vinod and Fred Viole
Fordham University - Department of Economics and OVVO Financial Systems
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Dependent Data, Statistical Inference, Unit Root, Monte Carlo Simulations, Value at Risk

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Avoiding Japan-Style Stagnation by Overcoming Bankers' DNA

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 25 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2011
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Quantitative Easing, Inflation aversion, Liquidity trap, Zero interest

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Generalized Correlations and Instantaneous Causality for Data Pairs Benchmark

Fordham University Schools of Business Research Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Mar 2015
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Generalized measure of correlation, non-parametric regression, R software

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Heteroscedasticity and Autocorrelation Efficient (HAE) Estimation and Pivots for Jointly Evolving Series

Fordham University Department of Economics Discussion Paper No. 2008-15
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Sep 2008
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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regression, bootstrap, simulation, Fisher equation, Permanent income hypothesis

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New Exogeneity Tests & Causal Paths

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Jul 2018
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Kernel Regression, stochastic dominance, statistical independence, recesion forecasting

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Adjusted Bias-free Forecasts of Covid-19 Deaths for July 13 and July 20

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 23 Jul 2020
Hrishikesh D. Vinod and Katherine Theiss
Fordham University - Department of Economics and Fordham University, Fordham University
Downloads 75 (374,771)
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sample selection bias, autoregression, distribute lags, Poisson regression, maximum entropy bootstrap

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Consumer Debt is 130% of Income: Avoiding Budget Constraint Orthodoxy

Fordham University Department of Economics Discussion Paper No. 2008-13
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Sep 2008
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Stochastic dynamic optimum, Target seeking, VAR, Wiener-Hopf Optimization, Causality Testing, Habit

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How John Bolton Can Reshape the Un to Promote Freedom

Working Paper No. 2005-318
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 17 Apr 2005
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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United Nations, Political Equilibrium, GDP, Good governance index

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Comparing Old and New Partial Derivative Estimates from Nonlinear Nonparametric Regressions

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2021
Hrishikesh D. Vinod and Fred Viole
Fordham University - Department of Economics and OVVO Financial Systems
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multivariate regression, partial derivatives, finite difference

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Bias-corrected State-by-state Forecasts of COVID-19 Deaths

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Jul 2020
Hrishikesh D. Vinod and Katherine Theiss
Fordham University - Department of Economics and Fordham University, Fordham University
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virus infections, selection bias, generalized linear models, inverse Mills ratio, time series forecasting, bottstrap

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Stochastic Dominance Without Tears

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2021
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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portfolio choice, poverty ranking, cumulative density, bootstrap, step-function

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If Deficits are Not the Culprit, What Determines Indian Interest Rates? An Evaluation Using the Maximum Entropy Bootstrap Method

Levy Economics Institute, Working Papers Series
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Jul 2014
Hrishikesh D. Vinod, Lekha Chakraborty and Honey Karun
Fordham University - Department of Economics, Bard College - The Levy Economics Institute and National Institute of Public Finance and Policy
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Bootstrapping, Fiscal Deficit, Interest Rates, Maximum Entropy, Term Structure

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Bias-free Forecast-driven Guidelines for Opening Pandemic-ravaged Economies

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 28 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2020
Hrishikesh D. Vinod and Katherine Theiss
Fordham University - Department of Economics and Fordham University, Fordham University
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selection bias, inverse Mills ratio, forecasting new deaths

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Comparing Old and New Partial Derivative Estimates from Nonlinear Nonparametric Regressions: Supplemental Materials

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2021
Hrishikesh D. Vinod and Fred Viole
Fordham University - Department of Economics and OVVO Financial Systems
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R, simulation, partial derivative estimation

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Unemployment Misery Reduction Prowess under Post-War Presidents

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Oct 2012
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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unemployment, help wanted index, misery index, postwar presidents

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Nonlinear Granger Causal Paths, Dependence Measures and Canonical Correlations

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 Dec 2020
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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generalized measure of correlation, non-parametric regression, observational data, endogeneity

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Can Low Payroll Growth Cause Low Productivity Growth?

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Aug 2017
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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Economic growth, Productivity slowdown, wage stagnation, causality, Macroeconomics, Labor-saving innovation

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New Pandemic Death Forecasts by State

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Aug 2020
Hrishikesh D. Vinod and Katherine Theiss
Fordham University - Department of Economics and Fordham University, Fordham University
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COVID-19, infections, selection bias, confidence intervals

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Block Versions of R functions in 'generalCorr' for Generalized Correlations and Causal Paths

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Nov 2019
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics
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generalized measure of correlation, non-parametric regression, partial correlation, observational data, endogeneity

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Nonparametric Regression Using Clusters

Comput Econ (2017). doi:10.1007/s10614-017-9713-5
Posted: 16 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2017
Hrishikesh D. Vinod and Fred Viole
Fordham University - Department of Economics and OVVO Financial Systems

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curve fitting, derivative estimation, partitioning without smoothing, sufficiency, perfect fit, simulation

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Should Asians Demand Both Entrepreneurship and Human Rights?

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics

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Human rights, Corruption in government, Advocacy, Ethics, Political participation, Government, Economic development

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Hands-On Intermediate Econometrics Using R: Templates for Extending Dozens of Practical Examples (with CD-ROM)

Hrishikesh Vinod, HANDS-ON INTERMEDIATE ECONOMETRICS USING R: TEMPLATES FOR EXTENDING DOZENS OF PRACTICAL EXAMPLES, World Scientific Publishing Co., October 2008
Posted: 11 Sep 2009
Hrishikesh D. Vinod
Fordham University - Department of Economics

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Cointegration, VARMA, Econometrics, Finance, Risk Analysis, Time Series, R Software, Multivariate Statistics, Nonlinear Simultaneous Equation Models, Longitudinal Data