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Title: ELASTICITIES: SUPPLEMENTARY STATISTICS FROM INTERINDUSTRY STUDIES
Authors: Ayer, Harry W.
Baskett, James
Issue Date: 1978-07
Abstract: Elasticities are developed to incorporate both a sector’s multiplier impact and its initial relative size to give a better estimator of the sector’s importance to a region’s economy. A current, empirical example of the differences between multipliers and elasticities, and their use in policy is given. Elasticities, compared to multipliers, are also often easier to employ in analysis because they are used with more readily available and comprehended data.
URI: http://purl.umn.edu/32401
Institution/Association: Western Journal of Agricultural Economics>Volume 03, Number 01, July 1978
Total Pages: 6
Language: English
From Page: 75
To Page: 80
Collections:Volume 03, Number 01, July 1978

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