Calibrating the World and the World of Calibration

6 Pages Posted: 17 Aug 2005

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Mattias Polborn

Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics; CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Date Written: June 30, 2001

Abstract

We develop and calibrate a comprehensive model of the world and the calibrators calibrating it. The model is general in the sense that it takes into account not only the relevant, but also the irrelevant features of the economic environment. One of the byproducts of the analysis is the World Formula which (among other things) is capable of explaining everything.

Keywords: Humor

JEL Classification: A0, E00

Suggested Citation

Polborn, Mattias K., Calibrating the World and the World of Calibration (June 30, 2001). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=781624 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.781624

Mattias K. Polborn (Contact Author)

Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics ( email )

Box 1819 Station B
Nashville, TN 37235
United States

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5
Munich, DE-81679
Germany

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