Some recently published and some unpublished papers. Comments welcome.

Marc Nerlove

"Agricultural Economics and Economics: Influence and Counter-Influence, 1910–1960." Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, October 1, 2014. doi:10.1093/aepp/ppu025 (PDF also available)

« Individual Heterogeneity and State Dependence: From George Biddell Airy to James Joseph Heckman », Œconomia [En ligne], 4-3 | 2014, mis en ligne le 01 septembre 2014, consulté le 09 décembre 2014. URL :

"Introduction," forthcoming in L. Mátyás and P, Sevestre, The Econometrics of Panel Data: Fundamentals and recent developments in theory and practice, Springer, 2006.

"The Role of Agriculture in General Economic Development: A Reinterpretation of Jorgenson And Lewis," pp. 145-167 in Tran Van Hoa, ed., Advances in Household Production, Macroeconomic Policy and Consumer’s Behaviour, Ashgate, 2005. 13

"On the Numerical Accuracy of Mathematica 5.0 for Doing Linear and Nonlinear Regression," The Mathematica Journal, 9(4):824-849 (2005). PDF file.  Appendices in Mathematica Notebook to accompany this issue. The Notebook may be read using Mathematica or the MathReader.

Likelihood Inference in Econometrics, Chapter 1. Unpublished (pdf format)

"Zvi Griliches, 1930 -1999: A Critical Appreciation," Economic Journal, 111: F422-F446, (June, 2001). Revised working paper version, 12/14/00 (pdf format) 

"In and Out of Africa: A Journal"  Unpublished, 3/31,97(Word document. Maps have been excised from this version.)

Argentina and Brazil, November, 2000.   Unpublished.( pdf format.)

"Programming Languages: A Short History for Economists," Journal of Economic and Social Measurement, 29(1-3): 389-203. Most recent working paper version,  09/20/03. (pdf format)

"The Role of Agriculture in General Economic Development: A Reinterpretation of Jorgenson and Lewis,"   pp. 145-167 in Advances in Household EconomicsConsumer Behaviour and Economic Policy, edited by Tran Van HoaAldershotAshgate, 2005. Most recent working paper version, 2003.  (pdf format) 

“Panel data analysis—advantages and challenges,” TEST16: 42-46 (2007(pdf format)

"Time Series Analysis" (with Frank Diebold and Lutz Kilian), in Steven Durlauf and Lawrence Blume, eds., New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, 2nd. ed., Palgrave Macmillan, 2008. (pdf format)

“Cobwebs,” in Famous Figures and Diagrams in Economics, edited by Mark Blaug and Peter Lloyd, Edward Elgar (pdf format)

The Role of Product Mix and Farm-Level Diversification in the Adoption of Modern Technology: The Case of the Zona da Mata, Minas Gerais, Brazil (with S. Vosti and W. Basel). Washington: International Food Policy Research Institute, Research Report 104, 1996.