Big data in economics: evolution or revolution?

Reichlin, L, De Mol, C, Gautier, E, Giannone, D, Mullainathan, S, van Dijk, H and Wooldridge, J (2017) Big data in economics: evolution or revolution? In: Economics without borders. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 612-632. ISBN 9781316636404 OPEN ACCESS

Abstract

The Big Data Era creates a lot of exciting opportunities for new developments in economics and econometrics. At the same time, however, the analysis of large datasets poses difficult methodological problems that should be addressed appropriately and are the subject of the present chapter.

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Item Type: Book Section
Subject Areas: Economics
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Subjects: D > Data collection and recording
D > Data mining
Date Deposited: 19 Dec 2017 14:30
Last Modified: 14 Mar 2019 06:07
URI: http://lbsresearch.london.edu/id/eprint/948
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