An Algorithm for Fitting Archimedean Spiral to Empirical Data
8 Pages Posted: 30 Apr 2004
Date Written: April 16, 2004
This paper proposes an algorithm to fit an Archimedean spiral in the sample data obtained empirically. A Monte Carlo experiment has been carried out to assess the efficacy of the proposed algorithm. A computer program has also been appended.
Keywords: Archimedean spiral, Logarithmic spiral, curve fitting, algorithm, Monte Carlo experiments, Computer program
JEL Classification: C15, C63
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